Funeral services will be held May 13 for Johnson City Fire Department Lieutenant Markus Smith, who died unexpectedly on May 9.

Smith was 52 and was employed by the fire department for 16 years.

Calling hours are being held May 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the JF Rice Funeral Home on Main Street Johnson City and from 10 to 11 a.m. May 13 at the Johnson City Primitive Methodist Church on Ackley Avenue, followed by the funeral services.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for contributions to an education fund for Smith’s daughter. Checks can be made out to the Visions Federal Credit Union with a note that it is for Kailey Smith’s education fund and sent to the credit union at 24 Mckinley Avenue in Endicott.



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