GUILDERLAND – Patricia A. Zimmerman Smith, 73, of Guilderland, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017, in the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital surrounded by her family. Patricia was born in Albany, and lived in Guilderland all her life. She was employed at the former Dixon’s Beauty Shop in Guilderland, and then by the University at Albany. Patricia enjoyed bowling for many years at Latham Bowl, and also creating ceramics.
Patricia was predeceased by her husband Charles M. Smith, Sr. She is survived by her son Robert T. Foertsch (Mary) of Esperance; her daughter Tammy A. Teal (Andrew) of Guilderland; and her grandson Cody S. Teal.
Funeral services will be held in the Hans Funeral Home, 1088 Western Ave., Albany, Tuesday morning at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited, and may call at the funeral home Monday from 4-7 p.m. Interment will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Guilderland. The family suggests memorial contributions to either the American Cancer Society, or the American Heart Association. To leave a message of condolence for the family or obtain directions to the funeral home, please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com.