Benjamin Donald Smeller, 22, of Raleigh, passed away Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 at WakeMed. He was born in Buffalo, N.Y., and was a 2009 graduate of Wakefield High School and a chef with Milton’s Pizza and Pasta.
Funeral services were held Aug. 17, 2013 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with the Rev. Dr. Bill Haley officiating.
Smeller is survived by his mother and stepfather, Kathleen H. Hodge and Charles H. Arnold of Wake Forest; father, Donald K. Smeller of Morrisville; brother, Anthony Abbott and wife, Lindsay, of Franklinton; grandparents, Michael and Bernadine Harlach of Newfane, N.Y. and many friends and extended family.
Pallbearers were Anthony Abbott, Patrick Harlach, Jordan Moretz, Alan Andux, Christopher Miller and Joshua Miller.
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