George Smafield

GEORGE SMAFIELD, 66 ROCKFORD - George Smafield, 66, of Rockford passed away Thursday, May 2, 2013. George was born April 23, 1947, in Flint, Michigan, and moved to Rockford as a child. He was graduate of the University of Wisconsin at Madison, and worked as an electronic manufacturing professional for over thirty years. He enjoyed reading fiction and had a passion for history and politics. George was involved with the Boy Scouts, both in his youth and as an adult with his children. One of his favorite activities was volunteering at the Coronado Theater. George is predeceased by his parents, Ralph and Theodora Smafield. He is survived by his wife, Ann Smafield; children, David, Timothy and Thomas; sister, Mary Alice Smafield Green; nieces; and friends.

Published in Rockford Register Star from May 8 to May 9, 2013