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Richard F. Smith

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Richard F. Smith Obituary
Richard F. Smith

Richard F. Smith, 83, went home to be with his Lord on June 19, 2014.

Born in Massillon, Ohio on May 15, 1931 to Freas and Cora Shanklin Smith, he was an area resident all of his life. Rich graduated from Mogadore H.S. in 1950 and served in the Army during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber with 32 years of service and previously served as a volunteer for the Suffield Fire Dept. and McKinley Museum for over 20 years. He was an active member of Akron Springfield Assembly of God where he served as elder and head usher.

Richard is survived by his loving family; wife of 58 years, Esther; son, Mark; daughter, Maryesther (Kevin) Kenepp; grandchildren, Tyler, Keayla, Carly; and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation Tuesday, from 11 to 12 noon at the Hecker Funeral Home in Uniontown, where funeral services will immediately follow at 12 noon with Pastor Joseph B. Serbin officiating. Burial at Uniontown Greenlawn Cemetery. Hecker, 330 699-2600
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on June 22, 2014
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