The Life of Robert L. Sr. Smith
Robert L. "Smitty" Smith Sr., 85, of Hambden Township, died Oct. 10, 2013, at UHHS Geauga Regional Hospital, Claridon Township. Smitty drove trucks for Waste Management when it began as Geauga Disposal. He proudly served in the US Army Air Corp during World War II. He was the husband of the late Barbara L. (Ferrell) Smith, who preceded him in death January 11, 2007. He was the father of Michael (Teresa Parker) Smith of Southington and Robert L. Smith Jr., of Hambden Township. He also leaves his sisters, Mary Sager of Somerset, Pa., Edith "Beanie" Dove of W.Va., Thelma "Tudy" Dick and Hazel Canavan both of Somerset, Pa. Private family services were held. Burial was in Western Reserve Memorial Gardens, Chester Township.