Stanley L. Smith, 81, of Johnson City, went into the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, May 17th, 2011 after a courageous battle with many illnesses. He was a loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He is survived by his 6 children Mary (Mark) Tennant of Greene, Stanley M Smith, Jim Smith, Patrick (Lori) Smith, all of Endicott, Terri Reuscher-Smith of Endwell, Dolores Smith (John Koch) of NJ; 21 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren; many friends, 6 siblings and was predeceased by 1 sister. Stanley graduated from BCC in Binghamton. He was a proud Navy Veteran of the Korean War. He retired from Singer Link where he was employed for 25 years as a configuration management specialist. He was a member of the Broome Cty Sportsmans Assn., American Legion, VFW and the NRA. He was an avid sportsman. A heartfelt thank you goes out to the wonderful people at the VA in Binghamton and Syracuse, and finally Lourdes hospital, who took the best care of him and treated him like gold. He treasured all of you! Funeral services will be held Saturday, 9 AM, at St. James Church, 155 Main St., Johnson City, where a funeral mass will be held. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. The family will receive friends at the Leon Pucedo Funeral Home Inc., 1905 Watson Blvd., Endicott, on Friday from 5 to 7 PM.