Rochester NY: With heavy hearts we allow a beautiful woman, Denise Marie Smith, who passed on to fly up to the heavens on February, 8, 2016, at 5:30, past the glassy sea. She is survived by her: soulmate Henry Imhof, mother Anna Joyner, brothers David Scanio and Thomas Makielski III, uncle Ross Boyer and aunt Lisa Boyer, children Lisa Smith (Jay Rizzo), Marie Ortiz-Guzman(Jaime Ortiz-Guzman) and George Smith, grandchildren Anna Ortiz-Guzman and Anthony Rizzo, dear friend Patrick Mielnicki and numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.
There will be a gathering at Trinity Baptist Church 1225 Atlantic Ave., Rochester, NY, 14609 at 3 PM on 2/13/16. Those who knew her, are welcome to come in celebration of her life.
have nothing profound to say…burying my daughter is a sadness I can not put into words…I thank God for my family and grandchildren who have joined together and supported one another at this time…
My family and I only got to know her for a short period of time. She was always accepting towards me and family! Now my mom will have a friend in heaven! I to lost my mom on February 9th. I pray to you guys and just remember she is not suffering any more
My prayers and thoughts are with you all on this day…
Mom you will be greatly missed by me and Anthony
Thank you for excepting us as a part of your family
And i will forever keep your promise to love protect nd take care of Lisa