Edward "Ed" DeMattia was an animator who worked on The Smurfs and The Simpsons.
His Earliest animation credit was in 1949's The Serpent and the Seagull
5 Years prior, He Married Xenia and had a 52 year Married life til Ed died in 1997, His wife survived him by a year
He worked on Hanna- Barbera Cartoons and some of the Depatie-Freleng Enterprises toons
His Last Animation credit was in 1991's James Bond Jr, And he retired for 5-6 Years until his death in 1997