November 2, 1957 ~ March 15, 2023
New Haven, CT
Resided in: North Haven, CT
Daniel Thomas Smith, 65, of Ridge Rd., North Haven passed away March 15, 2023. Loving father of Jason T. Smith, Christopher D. Smith, Gloria T. Smith, and Danielle G. Smith, all of North Haven. Beloved grandfather of Kurt D. and Wade W. Smith. Brother of Barbara Schlosser of Tolland and the late Raymond Smith. He was born in New Haven November 2, 1957, a son of the late Harry L. and Mary Ryan Smith, and had resided in North Haven since 1995. He received a BA degree from S.C.S.U., and was a police officer at Yale-New Haven Hospital and a custodial supervisor with the New Haven Board of Education. Daniel retired from the CT Army National Guard at the rank of Major. His pleasures included spending time with his precious grandchildren, making fried dough pizzas, and exercising. He will be missed by many.
Friends are invited to visit with his family on Sunday, March 19th from 4-7 p.m. at Beecher & Bennett, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden, and are also invited to attend a graveside burial ceremony with Military Honors on Monday, March 20th at 11 a.m. in All Saints Cemetery, North Haven. Please meet at the cemetery office at 10:45.
Visitation: March 19, 2023 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Beecher & Bennett Funeral Service - Hamden
2300 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518
Graveside Service: March 20, 2023 11:00 am
All Saints Cemetery
700 Middletown Avenue
North Haven, CT 06473
A wonderful man that I am honored to know.
Oh Dan, so so many great memories and laughs! You were a great guy & I am so thankful to have known you. Rest easy Giggles. 💙🙏💙
A great man has gone home to be with outr Heavenly Father, he will now be in Paradise forever. Dan you will be truly missed and never forgotten.
My deepest condolences to the Smith family. May God give you all the strength during this difficult time. Sending prayers 🙏