Kenneth Paul "Kenny" Smith, 21, of 107 Edgar James Street, passed away Friday (January 17, 2014) at Kane Community Hospital.
Born June 6, 1992, in Warren, he was the son of Paul and Anita Swedenhjelm Smith.
Kenny was a member of the National Guards.
Surviving, in addition to his parents, are a sister, Jeannine Smith of Kane; his paternal grandfather, Glenn (Barb) Smith of Kane; three aunts, Denise (Steve) Blint of Kane, Vicki (Rich) Lyle of Kane, Bonnie (Ronnie) Causer of Hazel Hurst; two uncles, William (Joni) Swedenhjelm of Norwalk, Iowa and Steven Smith of Bradford; and several cousins, including Nicole Boylan with whom he was very close.
Preceding him in death were his paternal grandmother, Rebecca Smith; and his maternal grandparents, Viola and Donald Swedenhjelm.
Friends will be received from 7:00 to 9:00 pm Monday at the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. where a vigil service will be held at 8:30 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 am Tuesday at St. Callistus Catholic Church, with the Rev. Philip Pinczewski, pastor, officiating. Interment will be at St. Callistus Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh c/o of Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.cummingsfh.com.