August 4, 1957 - June 1, 2021
Enumclaw, Washington - Edward P. Smith
(August 4, 1957-June 1, 2021)
Ed died from Covid-19 complications. He was born in Arcata, California, to Paul and Audrey Smith. He graduated from McKinley Ville High School in 1975, then joined the Air Force. He married Joy Glaze in 1981. He worked for Wilkeson, part of White River school district for 39 years. He accepted Christ as his Savior in 1978 and he loved his Heavenly Father.
Ed loved his family, had a passion for helping and loving others. He is survived by his wife, Joy, his son Tim, and his daughter Caryn. He also left 2 granddaughters, Lorelai and Willa, and his dear mother-in-law Maxine Glaze. He is also survived by his sister Laisne Hamilton (Bob), step-sister Katherine Abrams, step brothers Scott Abrams (Judy), and Steve Abrams (Renee).
Services will be held August 7th at 1:30 p.m. at the White River School District High School Auditorium. A Gofundme fund has been set up to help his family with expenses since Ed was the main breadwinner for the family. The link is gofund.me/c31e0985.
Published in News Tribune (Tacoma) on Jun. 13, 2021.