Peter Joseph Smith

December 20, 1986 ~ July 8, 2022 (age 35)


Peter Joseph Smith, 35, Middletown, MD passed away on Friday, July 8th, at JW Ruby Hospital in Morgantown, WV, after a five-year battle with cancer.

Born in Washington, DC on December 20, 1986, Pete was a son of Jeffrey C. and Jeanne Marie Roche Smith of Middletown. He completed high school in St. Augustine, Florida, and later was employed at Subway in Middletown for a number of years as well as at LKQ in Frederick. Peter was a member of Holy Family Catholic Community, Middletown where he found great comfort during his battle with cancer. Peter loved his siblings and his cousins with great love, especially during their times of struggle. And they loved him well throughout his fight with cancer.

Surviving besides his parents, are siblings Paul Smith (Brooke), Theresa Moser (Tyler), Joseph Smith, and nephews Landon and Owen Smith, Aiden and Calvin Moser, and nieces Cheyenne Smith and Roxanne Moser. Also surviving is grandmother Joanne Roche and many (many!) aunts, uncles and cousins. Pete was predeceased by his sister Kathleen Smith in 2017. 

The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 14th from 4 to 7 PM at Holy Family Catholic Community, 7321 Burkittsville Rd., Middletown. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held there on Friday, July 15th at 11 AM. Msgr. Robert J. Jaskot will officiate. A reception will be held immediately following the Mass at the church. Interment will follow that in Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Frederick, where Pete and Kate will celebrate heaven together.

Donald B. Thompson Funeral Home, Middletown is in charge of arrangements.


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July 14, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Holy Family Catholic Church (Burkittsville Rd, Middletown)

Mass of Christian Burial
July 15, 2022

11:00 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church (Burkittsville Rd, Middletown)

July 15, 2022

2:30 PM
Resthaven Memorial Gardens

Frederick, MD 21701

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