Robert E. Smart (Bob), age 58, a Stamford resident, passed away suddenly on March 12, 2012.
He was born on June 30, 1953, in Kane, the son of the late Robert Smart and Elizabeth (Betty) McKenna Smart. He is survived by his beloved son Nicholas R. Smart, sister Mary Smart Toth (Dave) of Hertford, N.C., sister-in-law Sheryl Smart of Edinboro, and his former wife Susan Valenzano Smart of Stamford. Several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews also survive. He is predeceased by his brother James Smart.Â
Robert served in the U.S. Army from 1983-1987 and again in 1989 until 1993.Â He is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm. He was employed at M Communications in Stamford as an Audio Visual Technician.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, March 19, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Leo Church, 24 Roxbury Rd., Stamford. Interment will follow at Spring Grove Cemetery, Darien, CT. Relatives and friends may call at the Lacerenza Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 8 Schuyler Avenue, Stamford on Sunday, March 18th from 3 -7 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Nicholas R. Smart College Fund, checks payable to Joseph Capalbo ESQ Trustee, 1100 Summer Street, Stamford, CT 06905. To leave a condolence visit www.lacerenzafuneralhome.com.