Dennis M. Smyers
1955 - 2021
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Dennis M. Smyers, 65, of Soldier, passed away Friday, February 5, 2021 at Conemaugh Hospital after a lengthy illness.

He was born November 9, 1955, in DuBois, the son of the late Frank L. and Helen L. (Sostakowski) Smyers.

Dennis is a graduate of DuBois Central Catholic. After high school, he worked as a truck driver, foundry and construction worker for many years. He enjoyed reading, especially on the history of American wars and the military. He loved animals, nature and repairing guns for his family and friends.

He was Catholic by faith.

Dennis leaves behind a sister, Therese Smyers of Soldier, two brothers, Larry (Monica) Smyers of DuBois and Richard (Bonnie) Smyers of Reynoldsville, and two nieces and one nephew.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by two brothers in infancy.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Leo Nedza Funeral Home of Sykesville.

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Published in The Courier Express on Feb. 13, 2021.
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February 15, 2021
Therese, Monica & Larry, Bonnie & Rick,

Lori and I were saddened to read of Denny's death. He was always happy and we enjoyed his company at your Mom's home. He and all of you will be remembered in our daily, family Rosary.

Deepest Sympathy,
Ron and Lori (Nestor) Stojek Simpsonville, SC
February 14, 2021
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February 13, 2021
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February 12, 2021
Theresa and family
Please accept our deepest sympathy at this difficult time. You are all remembered in our thoughts and prayers. I know you will hold many wonderful memories of your brother in your heart, and pray that they bring you peace and comfort in the coming days and weeks.
Most sincerely
Terry and Denise Laukitis
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