Donald E. “Smitty” Smith, age 77, Denmark Twp., died early Saturday morning at his residence.
He was born September 8, 1942 in East Millsboro, PA, the son of James & Eliza (Brooks) Smith and has lived in the Jefferson area the past 42 years, coming from Pittsburgh, PA. Mr. Smith was a veteran of the U. S. Marine Corp, serving during the Vietnam Era.
He was married to Shirley A. Morse on July 3, 1965 in Pittsburgh. Smitty was a self-employed truck driver, servicing area oil fields. His relaxation time was painting ceramics.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley; three children, Jim (Kathy) Smith & Dawn Marie Woodford, both of Delaware and Bill Smith of Denmark Twp.; a granddaughter, Eliza (Tony) Glenboski of Parma Hts. and a sister, Dorothy Jordan of Zelienople, PA.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 11 brothers and sisters.
At Mr. Smith’s request, no services will be held. The Fleming & Billman Funeral Directors and Crematory, Jefferson, Ashtabula & Geneva is honored to serve the Donald Smith family. To express condolences, view obituary or light a candle, visit fleming-billman.com.
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