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“You left a mark on my life ”
1 of 20 | Posted by: Scott Hosmer - Ridgefield Park, NJ

“Johnny was a great friend of mine,the nicest more caring person I have ever met.We did a lot of jobs together,laughed,went to meetings,and just...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Lane Warzybok - Port Charlotte, FL

“So sorry for your loss very surprised to hear about his passing god bless ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: James Mlynarz - East Rutherford, NJ

4 of 20 | Posted by: KIM AND LARRY SACKETT - FL

“It was only a week before your passing that you and Marion and Dave and Joe and myself (joined later by John and Melonye), were having a relaxing day...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Alice Jankowski - Port Charlotte, FL

“Sending thoughts and prayers to the Smith and SanSouci families. My memories of Johnny are of a man that was kind, sincere and loved the Lord. May...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: Maggie Thomacos - North Port, FL

“John, We have many memories of fun times... Like the time you picked up the dog's bark collar and put it against your throat and barked... You...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: John & Janet Dalton - TN - friend

“May you find your peace in heaven every night and day with the Angels ”
8 of 20 | Posted by: Butch and Cathy Dumont - FL

“Forever in my heart ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: Vikki SanSouci - Port Charlotte, FL

“It's been a long time since we have spoken,but never forgotten. You have touched my family and we will all miss you. Rest peacefully xoxo. ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Wendy Octeau (San Souci) - RI

“Even though I have not seen you in so long , hearing about your passing really got to me. Growing up you were always so sweet and friendly. I...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Dawn Nicastro Spanellis - Bel Air, MD

“Today I thought of you and smiled. I will always remember the fun times and the warmth in your heart. Every day, it gets a little easier.... because...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Marion Jankowski - Port Charlotte, FL

“Always a special place in my heart for you. May God hold you in his arms and fill you with his ever lasting love. ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Dawn Sicola

“I remember running around with John as kids usually some type of field, sports tag, always something athletic related. This news is so sad, my...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: jennifer bell Raspanti - NJ

“Dear John, you were always the light at the end of the tunnel. We always looked forward to seeing you. Your smile, your easy going personality and...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: John and Merry Douglas - MD

“no words can express how deeply sorry I am for the loss of John my heart goes out to all of you ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: susan gavin - huntersville, NC

“Godspeed old friend~ you will be so very missed xo ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: Kim O'Brien - Carlstadt, NJ

“Sorry for your loss...he will truly be missed.. ”
18 of 20 | Posted by: monica buelow - port charlotte, FL

“It has been over 20 years since i last saw you , but the news of your passing hit me so hard and it hurts like i just saw you yesterday.I will always...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Scott Hosmer - Ridgefield Park, NJ

“You are sure missed John, I remember you when we were kids and you were always funny and a great kid to hang out with. You left us way too soon. God...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: David Loebel - McHenry, IL

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John T. Smith, 46, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, December 6, 2014 to walk into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

John grew up in Little Ferry, New Jersey and graduated from Ridgefield Park High School in 1986, where he exceled in both sports and academics. He relocated to Port Charlotte in the early 90's and was a carpenter by trade. He loved animals, his family, his friends, and his faith. John never met a stranger and to know him was to love him. He will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his parents, Carole & Richard Smith of Port Charlotte; brother Richard Smith of Port Charlotte, brother and sister-in-law Michael and Maria Smith of Coral Springs, FL, sister and brother-in-law Amy & Tommy Rea of North Port, FL and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation held Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a Catholic Prayer Service at 6:30 PM at Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte Chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday 11:30 AM, December 11, 2014 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Port Charlotte.

Friends may visit online at to sign the memory book and extend condolences to the family. Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte Chapel.