Kenneth Ray Smith(1939-2013)

Kenneth Ray Smith, 74, of Madison, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at Cardinal Woods Nursing and Rehab in Madison.
Born April 30, 1939, in Minford, to Lola (Stewart) and Lonnie Smith, Kenneth married his loving wife of 48 years, Mildred (Weaver) on April 16, 1965, in Lucasville.
Kenneth graduated from Minford High School in 1958. He was a janitor at Twin Rivers Technology for 38 years, retiring in 2005.
Ken enjoyed drawing, woodcarving and was a Star Trek fan. He was a member of Peoples Church of Geneva.
Survived are his wife, Mildred Smith; son, Kenneth R. Smith II of Madison; grandchildren, Christopher and Nicholas; sister, Doris (Clyde) Hess of Madison; and brother, Louis (Rose) Smith of Rock Creek.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Agnes Gill; and brother, Robert Smith.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at The Behm Family Funeral Home, 26 River St., Madison.
A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at People Church, 300 South Ridge East, Geneva, with the Rev. Alexander Zell of Peoples Church officiating. Final resting place will be at Madison Memorial Cemetery.
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26 River Street Madison, OH 44057
Published in on Nov. 25, 2013