June 30, 2016

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Robert “Smitty” W. Smith, Sr.

Robert W. Smith, Sr., passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013. He was born in Cleveland to James and Margaret Smith.

Robert “Smitty” was a U.S. Navy veteran. He loved fishing, camping and photography. He enjoyed making greeting cards for people. Robert donated his body to Case Western Reserve University. Robert lived in Brunswick for 44 years, before moving to Medina two years ago.

He is survived by his wife, Carol, to whom he was married 59 years; three sons, Robert, Jr., (Kim), Michael, Daniel; seven grandchildren; and six great grandchilren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Debra Thomas; and brother, Charles Smith.

A Memorial service will take place Saturday, May 4, 2013, at 2 P.M., at Steiner Hall, Nottingham Dr., (off Highland) in the 700 block.