William S. Smith, Esq., 90, of Pequannock died Dec. 28, 2012. He grew up in Belleville and also had lived in Basking Ridge, South Orange, and West Caldwell.
Mr. Smith was retired as department head of the general trial attorney division of Public Service Enterprise Group.
He graduated from University of California, Berkeley, and Yale Law School.
He was an Army veteran who received the Purple Heart and Bronze Star for bravery and wounds received in France.
He was a member of the former Ahavas Achim, now merged with B’nai Shalom in West Orange.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Catherine “Kitty” Smith.
Services were held Dec. 31 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Cedar Grove.