Joshua Smey, age 32, of Pembroke, passed away suddenly at his home on 9/2/2018. Beloved son of June and Peter Smey, brother of Kim Wildman of Hanover and Michael Pantano of Kingston. Brother-in-Law to Phil Wildman and Uncle of Ryan, Anthony and Matthew Wildman. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends. Born and raised in Pembroke, he was a graduate of Silver Lake Regional High School class of 2004. Josh was an avid Boston sports fan and a lifelong player and coach on many local hockey and softball teams. His passion and dedication to local kids and promotion of sports will forever be remembered. He built a successful contracting business, Smey Painting and Remodeling, and served on The Pembroke Housing Authority.
Josh was always there with a beaming smile on his face and a helping hand for anyone who needed it. He will be greatly missed by all.
Visitation will be held at Sullivan Funeral Home, 551 Washington Street, Hanover MA on Friday, September 7th from 2-6 pm. Funeral services will be held at Sullivan on Saturday September 8th at 10 am, with burial procession to follow at Pembroke Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would welcome donations to the Josh Smey Memorial Fund to benefit local youth.
The Josh Smey Memorial Fund has been established to help promote kids' interest and participation in sports on the South Shore. Josh was a true believer in helping children be the best they can be through local sports programs. The family would like to thank all those who contribute to this effort.