Most Reverend Robert J. Brennan, Bishop of Brooklyn, regrets to inform you of the death of Reverend LeRoy J. Smith, a retired priest of the Diocese of Brooklyn. Father Smith was born on August 25, 1935, in New York, was ordained to the Priesthood on May 27, 1978, and died Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in Florida where all arrangements will take place.

Father Smith served the Diocese of Brooklyn as Parochial Vicar of the parishes of Saint Saviour (Brooklyn), and Immaculate Conception, (Long Island City). He was also appointed as Coordinator of the Office of the Apostolate of the Sea in 1985.

Please pray for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his family and friends. May he rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.

If you wish to send condolences, please mail to his nephew, Mr. Christopher Smith, 53 Estherwood Avenue, Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522.

Reverend Monsignor Steven J. Aguggia, J.C.L. Chancellor