unknown - February 27, 2013
Cory Smith, 35 years young, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27 at St. Joseph's Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Cory suffered from severe asthma and unfortunately, he lost his battle that day. Cory was born on Jan. 4, 1978 and was a lifelong resident of the Syracuse area.
He owned and operated a private contracting business for many years before he became ill. Cory was known as the "Best Chef" and he enjoyed cooking for his big family.
Cory is survived by his fiancée, Amorel Beyor; as well as his children: Kimberly, Chelsea, Annie, Nate, Amariah, Tenaya, Pashantz, Cory, Xavier and another child on the way; his mother, Midge Barns; a brother, Ronald (Allison) Perdue, all of Syracuse; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews and lots of friends.
Contributions may be made to the family in c/o the funeral home.
Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, at Krueger Funeral Home Inc., 2619 Brewerton Road, Mattydale. Funeral Services: 10 a.m. Thursday, March 7, at the funeral home with burial in Woodlawn Cemetery, Syracuse, following.