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Ellwood Earl "Smitty" Smits

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Ellwood Earl "Smitty" Smits Obituary
ELLWOOD EARL SMITS "SMITTY" was born in West De Pere, WI on 7/22/1929 and passed away from natural causes at Riverside Community Hospital on July 16, 2015. He was General Manager at Goslin Tire. He attended Saddleback Church (Rick Warren, pastor) in Lake Forest, CA. His hobbies were camping, spending time with family, watching John Wayne movies, horseback riding and deep sea fishing. Smitty is survived by his wife Laurel Smits; sons David Smits, Michael Smits, and Stewart Smits; daughters Lynn Hamon (Smits) and Heidi Smits; 14 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Private Visitation is Tuesday, 7/21 from 4-5pm. Public viewing will be from 5-8pm. Funeral Service is on Wednesday, 7/22 at 2pm, all at Acheson and Graham Garden of Prayer Mortuary, 7944 Magnolia Ave., Riverside, CA 92504

Published in Press-Enterprise on July 21, 2015
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