Smith, Donald

DONALD SMITH, of Franklin, IN, 87, former North Indiana Conference Senior Assoc. General Secretary, died on March 27, 2021.

Services were held on April 10. Burial and a graveside service including military honors will be 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 24 in Brookville, OH, at the Royal Oak Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Don is survived by his sister, Marcia Shields of Deland, FL; three sons, Douglas Alan (Eveline), St. Joseph, IL, Keith Cameron (Lisa), Westfield, IN, Neal Ramsey, West Milton, OH; daughter, Deirdre (Dee) Delaney (Stuart), Grove City, OH; 12 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren; hosts of nieces, nephews, friends, tax clients, and singers. We include Carolyn Staudt (McCauley), Concord, MA, Tedd McCauley (Kim) Joliet, IL, Kevin McCauley, and Brian McCauley (with God) as sisters and brothers loved and mentored by Donald and Joan for over 50 years.

Charities meaningful to Don were Grace United Methodist Church (Attention: Stephen Ministry), The Mill Race Center, and The Michael Family Scholarship Fund (through the Dayton Foundation).

Condolences can be sent to Deirdre Delaney, or 5384 Haughn Road, Grove City, Ohio 43123 or at the funeral home website.