Craig A. Smalley Sr., who owned and operated Smalley's Wallpaper and Paint Shoppe in Lewiston, died Sunday (Oct. 5, 1997) in Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo, after a lengthy illness. He was 42.
Smalley, who lived on Maple Avenue, was born in Niagara Falls and also lived in Lewiston and Cambria. He was a 1973 graduate of Lewiston-Porter High School.
He operated his wallpaper and paint shop for two years in Lewiston and before that that, he was employed as a construction worker for the A-4 Construction Co. in Niagara Falls.
Smalley enjoyed high school football.
He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church at North Ridge in Cambria.
Survivors include his wife, the former Nancy A. Clark of Lewiston; two sons, Craig A. Jr. and Christopher R.J.; a daughter, Heather Lynn of Lewiston; two brothers, Frank C. Jr. of San Diego, Calif., and Christopher D.G. of Santa Anna, Calif., and a sister, B. Suzanne Benedict.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Lutheran Church at North Ridge, 4169 Church Road, Cambria. Burial will be in North Ridge Cemetery, Cambria.