EDEN, N.Y. – Eben T. Smith, 65, died Sept. 15, 2006, at Sisters Hospital, Buffalo, N.Y. He was born Aug. 27, 1941, in Whitneyville, the son of Lee I. and Elizabeth (Palmer) Smith. He grew up and attended school in Cherryfield. He and his young family moved to Eden, N.Y., in 1970, to take a job offer as a furnace technician for Page-Harms Oil Co. He was a member of Lodge No. 881 AF & AM, Cherryfield. Eben is survived by his wife, the former, Judy Foucher; a son, Timothy and wife, Karen, of Blasdell, N.Y.; a daughter, Karen Krawczyk and husband, Dan, of Boston, N.Y.; grandchildren, Alyssa and Ryan Krawczyk and Desire’e and Jesse Blazynski; sisters, Doris Grant of Bangor and Alice Grace of Harrington; brothers, Irving of Orland, Ralph of Steuben, Donald of Prospect Harbor and Horace of Livermore Falls; and his loving family pet, Missy. He was predeceased by a sister, Lea; and brother, Lee Jr. Memorial services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Eden United Methodist Church, 2820 East Church St., Eden, N.Y. Interment will be at Eden Evergreen Cemetery.