James C. Smith, of Warminster, passed away on Tuesday morning, April 23, 2019 at his residence. He was 67 years old. “Jim” as he was affectionately known by his family and friends, was born in Philadelphia to the late James C. Smith and Margaret C. (nee Roche) Smith. He is survived by his beloved wife, Carolyn L. “Carol” (nee Kennard) Smith with whom he shared 27 wonderful years of marriage. Jim was a graduate of West Catholic High School in Philadelphia and then earned his Bachelor’s of Science from LaSalle University. He then worked in Banking for over five decades, just recently celebrating his retirement from the Bank of America on March 1st. In his free time, Jim enjoyed swimming, working around his home, watching Jeopardy, eating cheesesteaks, and taking annual trips with his family to Ocean City, Maryland. Jim was also a loyal and avid Eagles fan.
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In addition to his wife, Carol, Jim is survived by his daughters, Elizabeth S. North “Beth” and Megan C. Prusienski and her husband Stephen P. Prusienski, III. He also is survived by his grandchildren; Brianne, Courtney, Kirsten, Nicholas, Nora, and Mac. Jim was predeceased by his mother in law, Edith M. Kennard and is survived by his father in law, John M. Kennard. He was predeceased by his sister, Maryann Martin.
Relatives and friends are invited to Jim’s Life Celebration on Monday, April 29, 2019 at the Decker Funeral Home, 216 York Rd. Warminster, PA 18974 from 9:30 -11:00 a.m. followed by his funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jim’s name may be made to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org. Family services are entrusted under the care of the Decker Funeral Home, 215-675-2070.