Glenn Smith

PEORIA - Glenn "Smitty" Smith, 67, of Peoria passed away at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at his residence.

Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at Clary Funeral Home, 3004 W. Lake Ave., in Peoria. There will be a private graveside service at a later date.

Glenn was born on Nov. 24, 1945, in Bakersfield, Calif., the son of Rodney T. and F. Nell (Gorham) Smith. They preceded him in death, along with one infant son, John E. Smith. He was formerly married to Margaret Nohitsch. She survives.

He is survived by his son, Rodney T. Smith Sr. of Peoria; daughter, Karen Smith of Bartonville; grandsons, Micheal G. Smith and Rodney T. Smith Jr. of Marquette Heights; and granddaughter, Autumn Lynn Smith of Peoria.

Glenn was a United States Air Force veteran and served two tours of duty in the Vietnam War.

He retired from Comcast Cable Company in 2010, after 32 years of work in the cable service. He took pride in his work, including more than 20 years volunteering at Easter Seals.

Memorial contributions may be made in Glenn's memory to Easter Seals.

Glenn's memorial website and online condolences may be accessed at

Funeral Home

Clary Funeral Home
3004 West Lake Avenue Peoria, IL 61614

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Oct. 13, 2013