TIPP CITY - Norman D. Smith, 77, of Tipp City, passed away at 9:55 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at SpringMeade Health Center, Tipp City.
Norman was born Feb. 23, 1935, in Webster, to the late Robert and Mary Catherine (Grow) Smith. He was married to Loretta E. Shafer on May 3, 1969; and she passed away Dec. 21, 2011. Norman is survived by one brother, Charles Ronald Smith of Versailles; and six sisters and brothers-in-law, Joan and Bill Brandt of Ft. Wayne, Ind., Jackelene Minnich of Greenville, Norma Jean and Harold Clark of Greenville, Carol Elson of Greenville, Carolyn Sue Benzies of Tipp City and Connie and Verel Crolett of Normal, Ill. He also is survived by nieces Loretta Houser of Tipp City, Martha Baer of Huber Heights; and nephews of the Fisher family in Huber Heights.
Norman was a retired foundry worker from PMI in Troy.
A funeral service will be held 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Fisher-Cheney Funeral Home, Troy, with Pastor Dale Christian officiating. Visitation will be from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service. Interment will follow the service at Miami Memorial Park, Covington.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.fisher-cheneyfuneralhome.com