Milton E. "Butch" Bailey, age 77, of Smock, PA passed away on Monday, February 28, 2022 in Ruby Hospital.
He was born in Brownsville, PA on May 22, 1944, son of the late Harry and Dolly M. (Smith) Bailey, Sr.
Butch was a retired truck driver with 40 years of service, and a 40 year member of the Smock Vol. Fire Dept.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife Joyce; children, Tim and Velma, of Maryland; grandchildren, Travis and Candace; brothers, Charles, Paul, Harry Jr., Donald and William.
Butch is survived by his children Debbie Bolin of Michigan and Timothy Bailey of New Jersey; his wife of 40 years, Sandra Bailey of Smock, PA; children, Tom Kelly (Marge) of Grindstone, PA, Tim Kelly (Maria) of Smock, PA, Sandy Lee of Smock, Helen Nicholas (Keith) of Allison, PA, Keith Alvarado of New Jersey, and Tracy Copeland of Maryland; sisters, Carol Watson of Dearth, PA, and Marlene West of Uniontown, PA; 22 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; nieces; nephews; and friends.
Friends will be received at The Dearth Funeral Home, 35 South Mill Street, New Salem, PA 15468 on Thursday, March 3, 2022 from 3-8 PM, where a Funeral Service will be held on Friday at 10 AM. Entombment to follow in LaFayette Memorial Park. www.dearthfh.com