Samuel Z. Smith of Fairfield died Nov. 10, 2010.

A graduate of Yale University, he served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Smith is survived by his wife, Betty; a daughter, Amy; two granddaughters, Kelley and Meaghan; and a son-in-law, Jim.

He was predeceased by his son, William.

A memorial service is planned for a future date.