Smith David McClelland Smith, age 89 of Grove City, passed away August 4, 2013 at Kobacker House. He retired from F&R Lazarus Company after 40 years of service. Dave was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church Grove City, a 1942 graduate of Grove City High School and a US Army veteran of WWII. He was a member of American Legion Post #164. His other memberships include Amateur Radio Relay League, call sign W8LWO, Grove City Sr. Citizens, South West Franklin County Historical Society and Ohio Historical Society. Preceded in death by his granddaughter Candice R. Roberts and brother James H. Smith. Survivors include wife of 65 years Janet Smith; children, Claudia (Larry) Myers, Craig (Gwyn) Smith, Curtis Smith and Clark (April) Smith; grandchildren, Kristin (Kevin) Brown, Stephanie Smith and David Smith; seven great- grandchildren; sister, Betty Lou Overmyer; and sister-in-law Nancy Smith Friends may visit Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at THE SPENCE-MILLER FUNERAL HOME, 2697 Columbus St. Grove City, OH. Funeral will be held 1 p.m. Friday at St. John's Lutheran Church, 3220 Columbus St. Grove City, OH Pastor Ray Rosenthal officiating. Interment Pleasant Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church in his memory. Online condolences may be made at www.spencemillerfuneralhome.com
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Aug. 6 to Aug. 7, 2013
Spence-Miller Funeral Home - Grove City
2697 Columbus Street Grove City, OH 43123