Benjamin Seaver Smith

Death 3 Feb 2014 (aged 92)
Burial Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
Memorial ID 125440636 · View Source
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Age 92 of Marblehead — after a brief illness. Husband for 51 years of the late Joan Vincent Smith.

Graduated from Belmont Hill School and Harvard College. 28 years at the Charles Stark Draper Lab in Cambridge, where he participated in testing the first inertial guidance system and later helped design experiments that were carried out on the Apollo space missions.

Survived by his daughters, Marcia Read Smith and Gretchen Smith Ezell.

Memorial service April 12, 2014 in Swampscott, MA.

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  • Added: 21 Feb 2014
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Seaver Smith (30 May 1921–3 Feb 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125440636, ; Maintained by Mom (contributor 48202874) Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.