Flying Tiger Line
Pilots Association

William “WP” Smith

In Memoriam

September 20, 1944 - May 6, 2018

Bill Smith was hired as a pilot for FTL on 8/30/1971.  He leaves behind his wife, Diona.

Funeral services will be held at Tahoma National Cemetery on Monday, June 18th at 11:30 am.  A Celebration of Life, catered by McCormicks, will follow at the Museum of Flight in Seattle at 2 pm.  WP passed away Sunday night, May 6, 2018 at Jefferson Healthcare Hospital in Port Townsend, WA.  Per Bill’s request, memorials should be sent to the Marine Corps Toys for Tots or the Hospice Foundation for Jefferson Healthcare, ( at 2500 W. Simms Way Suite 300, Port Townsend, WA 98368.


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