NEW LEXINGTON: Allen J. Smith, 63, of New Lexington, Ohio died at 5:30 a.m. Sunday, November 21, 2010 at his home after an apparent heart attack. Born February 18, 1947 in Columbus, Ohio.
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Al was a retired teacher/ principal at the New Lexington Elementary School; member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church of New Lexington and BPOE #509, New Lexington.
Survived by his wife, Linda Smock Smith of the home; daughter, Alison (Grant) Ontko of Blacklick; son, Grant Smith of the home; four grandchildren, Keegan, Madison, Reagan and Owen Ontko of Blacklick; father and step-mother, Jay (Beulah) Smith of Moxahala; brother, Randy (Jan) Smith of New Lexington.
Preceded in death by his mother, Kathleen L. Smith and grandmother, Genevieve Hartman.
Calling hours will be held from 2-4 p.m. & 6-8 p.m. with Elks services at 7:45 p.m. on Monday, November 22, 2010 at the Roberts Funeral Home, 304 Mill Street, New Lexington, Ohio and from 10 a.m.-11 a.m. on Tuesday at the Church. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 201 West Brown Street, New Lexington, Ohio with Pastor Justin VanOrman officiating.
At his request, cremation will take place following services.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the New Lexington Orange and Black Boosters, c/o: Jeanie Addington, 551 Summit Street, Ext, New Lexington, Ohio 43764.
Obituary and online register book at www.robertsfuneralhomenewlex.com
Published in the Times Recorder on Nov. 22, 2010