Donald Leo Smith, 80, of 1300 Chestnut, Quincy, died at 8:10 a.m. Wednesday, (June 4, 2014) in his home. He was born on Oct. 7, 1933, in Louisiana, Mo., a son of Donald William and Amanda Ellen McCleary Smith. He married Wanda Louise Schmidt on March 19, 1955, in Quincy. She died Jan. 24, 2013. Donald retired in 1999 from his employment as a welder with Doyle Manufacturing. He also previously worked as a commercial fisherman. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 296 and the United Commercial Fishermen. Don hunted and fished for many years. He enjoyed trap and skeet shooting and playing cards. Survivors include a son, Donald W. Smith and his wife Jane; two grandchildren, Chasity Lynn Moore and her husband, Brian, and Coty Joel William Smith; and two great-grandchildren, Ashtyn Smith and Jett Moore, all of Quincy; a brother, Harold (Jeanne) Smith; a brother-in-law, Richard Stickler; a sister-in-law, Chris Smith; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife, Wanda; and his parents; he was preceded in death, by brothers, Larry and David Smith and William Smith in infancy; and a sister, Evelyn Stickler. SERVICES: 11 a.m. Monday, June 9, in the Duker and Haugh Funeral Home. Interment will be in Quincy Memorial Park. VISITATION: 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home with a Masonic service at 7 p.m. MEMORIALS: Blessing Foundation for Hospice, Quincy Autism Support Group or the
. ARRANGEMENTS: Duker and Haugh Funeral Home. WEBSITE: www.dukerandhaugh.com
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Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from June 6 to June 8, 2014