Elaine E. Smith

Elaine E. (Renzi) Smith of Cranston passed away at Rhode Island Hospital on Saturday after a long battle with advanced COPD. Elaine was the beloved wife of Robert A. Smith. Born in Cranston, she was the daughter of the late Claire and Alfred Renzi. Besides her husband she is survived by her cousin Joyce Martin of Cranston. Elaine attended Johnson and Wales University and spent her entire working career of over 30 years at Amica Mutual Insurance Company. Elaine and her husband were world travelers and spent six months a year living in Key Largo, Florida. Funeral Services and Burial will be private, however visitation to which all relatives and friends are invited to attend will be held on Friday from 5:00-7:00pm in The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston.

< Return to Obituaries


Jon Genier - 02/13/2018

I was sorry to learn of Elaine's passing. May her husband and family find comfort for their great loss in the promise found at Revelation 21:3-4.

Mario DeAngelis - 02/14/2018

Bob, I was very sorry to learn of Elaine's passing. I thoroughly enjoyed working with her at Amica. Please accept my sincerest condolences.

David Genest - 02/15/2018

Elaine always brought a smile to my face. She will be missed. Bob, our prayers go out to you.

Add Your Condolences