Chenango Forks: Rose M. Smith, 96, passed away peacefully at Bridgewater Center on April 3, 2014. She was born March 1, 1918 to the late Raymond and Edith (Wilson) Dickinson. She was also predeceased by her loving companion of 41 years, Louis Kovak. She is survived by her loving children, Robert Smith, Owego, NY; Thomas and Patricia Smith, Englewood, FL; Daniel and Martha Smith, Binghamton, NY; and Diana (Smith) Barnhart, Chenango Forks, NY; 16 grandchildren; several great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, and great-great-great grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews and many members of the Louis Kovak family. Rose was employed as an inspector for Singer-Link for many years. Her family would like to thank everyone at Bridgewater 2A and Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy for all the care given to Rose. A funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, April 7, 2014, at First Church of the Nazarene 1282 Chenango St. Binghamton with Pastor Robert St. Clair officiating. Burial will take place at a later date. The family will receive friends at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, donations in Rose's memory may be made to First Church of the Nazarene.