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David E. Smith


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Smith, David E., 76 of Springfield, passed away on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at Hospice of Dayton. He was born in Springfield on February 7, 1944 the son of Harry and Irene (Walker) Smith. He worked as a Tool and Die Maker for many years at Koehler Tool and Die and Beach Manufacturing. Survivors include his four children, David L. Smith and fiancée, Christian Finfrock, Melody Streacker and fiancée, Bill Howard, Brian (Amy) Smith and Michael (Amanda) Smith; eight siblings, Fern (Bob) Ropp, Barbara (Paul) Ropp, Jerry (Judy) Smith, Donnie (Connie) Smith, Rodger Smith, Keith Smith, Marsha (Roger) Payne and Steve (Rebecca) Smith; nine grandchildren, Kyle, Connor, Miranda, Joshua, Andrew, Daniel, Eliana, Briana and Caleb; eight great grandchildren, Braylie, Emilynn, Zaela, Kyndall, Grayson, Bryson, Myah and Ella and his beloved dog, Dory. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Kevin and four siblings, Sandra Tochelli, Alan, Bobby and Larry Smith. Private services will be held in CONROY FUNERAL HOME with burial to follow in Ferncliff Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Lung Association.

David's funeral service will be live streamed here at 11:00 am on Wednesday.

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I will always remember Uncle David’s laugh and jokester personality. He will be missed.

- Robbin Smith Nelson , Friday December 25th, 2020

Sending you all thoughts of comfort and wishes that many special memories you hold in your hearts will help you through this sad time. Keeping you all close in thoughts today and always. With heartfelt sympathy. Love, Hugs and Prayers Sheila Ropp Fetz

- Sheila Ropp Ferz, Tuesday December 22nd, 2020

Brian and Amy Our sincere condolences in your loss. Our prayers go out to you and your family. May God bless you with his strength and peace. Sincerely, Rosemarie and Dave Ramsey (Dan Stroup's Mother)

- Rosemarie Ramsey, Saturday December 19th, 2020

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