A memorial service for Conrad A. Smith, a CPA and retired deputy Baltimore County auditor, will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Ullrich Funeral Home in Berlin.
Mr. Smith, who moved from Parkville to Ocean Pines nine years ago after he retired, died Monday of cancer at Peninsula General Hospital in Salisbury. He was 72.
A native of Ogden, Utah, who worked for banks in California before coming to Baltimore in 1955, he graduated with honors from the Baltimore College of Commerce and was associated briefly with an accounting firm before starting a 22-year career with the county.
Mr. Smith taught for a time at the Baltimore College of Commerce and, for several years after moving to Ocean Pines, at the Wor-Wic Tech Community College.
He served in the Army in Europe during World War II. He was a member of the Parkville Post of the American Legion.
Mr. Smith was a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants and the Maryland Public Finance Officers Association.
In retirement, he became a member of the Ocean Pines Kiwanis Club. He appeared in productions of the Ocean Pines Players and served on the bylaws committee of the Ocean Pines Association.
He is survived by his wife, the former Thelma Finn; two daughters, Cynthia S. Short of Herndon, Va., and M. Kathryn Burkey of Cumberland; and a granddaughter.
The family suggested memorial contributions to the Coastal Hospice in Salisbury.