Syracuse Herald American (NY) - January 1, 1995
Herbert Smith, 75, of 311 North Ave., Syracuse, died Thursday at his sons home. Born in Brooklyn, Mr. Smith lived in Syracuse throughout his adult life. Mr. Smith was a World War II Navy veteran. He was the owner of Herbies Drive-in restaurants in North Syracuse and Chittenengo. For several years, he established and ran the social functions and a blood pressure clinic for the residents of the Brick School Terrace Senior Citizen Building No. 1, where he lived. He was a member of Jewish War Veterans, Onondaga Post No. 131.
His wife, Sarah Kassel Smith, died in 1986.
Surviving is a daughter, Annette Murphy of Minetto; a son, William of Pompey; two brothers, Edwin of Florida and Bernard of DeWitt; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, three aunts, a niece and two nephews.
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Frumah Packard Cemetery.
Sarah Kassel Smith (1918 - 1986)*