Timothy A. Smith
05/03/1961 - 01/23/2020

Timothy A. Smith, 58, of New Oxford, entered into God’s eternal care on Thursday, January 23, 2020, at UPMC-Hanover Hospital. He was the husband of Amanda J. (Topper) Smith to whom he was married 39 years.  Born May 3, 1961 in Hanover, he was the son of Francelia J. (Fuhrman) Smith of Hanover and the late Robert V. “Pork” Smith.  Tim was employed with Maple Grove Machining, LLC of Hampstead, MD. He was a 1979 graduate of New Oxford High School, a member of Sacred Heart Basilica in Hanover, McSherrystown Knights of Columbus, McSherrystown Home Assoc., McSherrystown Fish & Game Assoc., McSherrystown Moose, New Oxford Social Club, Hanover Republican Club and Camp Nosack. Tim enjoyed hunting, fishing, carpentry and the company of his many friends and relatives who knew his garage was always open.  Surviving in addition to his wife and mother are two children, Laramie Smith and wife Jennifer of Dillsburg and Jordan Smith of New Oxford; four siblings, Steven D. Smith of Hanover, Deborah A. Lawrence and husband Don of McSherrystown, Scott T. Smith and wife Connie of Hanover and Wendy L. Gallagher and husband Tim of Palmyra; and honorary grandchildren, Jace and Kennedy Megonnell.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at Sacred Heart Basilica in Hanover with Rev. Joseph R. Howard as celebrant. Burial will be private. Friends and relatives will be received at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown on Monday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with prayers at 8:00 p.m.  Serving as pallbearers will be Justin Megonnell, Dustin Brodbeck, Benjamin Livelsberger, Michael Hadley, Drew Lawrence, Jared Lawrence and Tyler Gallagher. Honorary pallbearers will be Dave Conrad and Benjamin Smith.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Tim may be made to: Sacred Heart Basilica, 30 Basilica Drive, Hanover, PA 17331 or McSherrystown Fish and Game Association, 2 Fish and Game Road, New Oxford, PA 17350. 

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Posted at:01/29/2020 1:01 pm
RIP Tim I will cherish the laughs our classmates all shared with you at our last reunion. #NOHSclassof79

Posted at:01/27/2020 6:06 pm
Andy Mowrer
My thoughts and prayers are with you! Tim was great man and a good friend.

Posted at:01/27/2020 10:10 am
Alex Anderson
I am deeply saddened by the news of Tim's passing. My heart felt condolences to Mandy and the entire family. Alex

Posted at:01/27/2020 7:07 am
Connie L Elam
My deepest sympathies to the Smith family. May God lift you up and carry you through this difficult time. You are in my prayers.

Posted at:01/26/2020 11:11 pm
We shall meet again cousin until then Stephanie and I will be keeping your family in our prayers.

Posted at:01/25/2020 8:08 am
Mary and Tom Hepner
We are so very sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Am very sorry we never made the trip down to tour Gettysburg and go out with your family like we had talked about. Love, Tom and Mary

Posted at:01/25/2020 10:10 am
Beverly Pohlman
Fran,Mandy,Laramie and Jordan, No words can ever express the sorrow we feel over Tim's passing. He was one of a kind~caring,helpful,there when you needed him and an all around fun guy! Tim will be truly missed by all who knew him ! In Bruce's words the neighborhood will never be the same without Tim. Our deepest sympathies and prayers to you all. RIP Tim~ Bruce and Bev

Posted at:01/25/2020 10:10 am
Laurie Brant
My deepest sympathies to Tim's entire family and my prayers for peace for all of you. Tim was a wonderful man and he will be missed by many. Rest in Peace Tim.

Posted at:01/25/2020 6:06 am
Chris Austin
Frannie and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love you all so much. Chris, Steve and family

Posted at:01/25/2020 6:06 am
Scot n Sherri Flanagan
We are so sad to hear this news of Tim's passing, Our deepest sympathies to the entire family. Lots of love your way. We always enjoyed spending time with Tim, he was such a great fun caring man

Posted at:01/25/2020 6:06 am
Keith Noel
Timmy was one of a kind.There will never be another like him.RIP my good friend.

Posted at:01/24/2020 6:06 pm
Dan and Pam

Posted at:01/24/2020 9:09 pm
Janet (Eline) McMaster
Frannie and family - so sorry for your loss - prayers and condolences on behalf of Leitha's family and myself.

Posted at:01/24/2020 3:03 pm
Shawn Stambaugh

Posted at:01/24/2020 4:04 pm
Dale Tepp
My deepest condolences on the loss of your cherished family member. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers. Dale

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