American Veteran 04

Robert D. Smith

January 13, 2023
Read more about the life story of Robert and share your memory.    

Obituary

Robert Dean Smith, 92, of Romulus, MI passed away January 13, 2023.

Robert “Bob” was born in Dundee, Michigan to Neva Windish Lindzy and Cassie Smith on October 5, 1930. He attended Wayne Memorial High School.

Robert enjoyed fishing, ceramics and gardening. He received certificates of appreciation from VFW and City of Wayne. He also received a military order of Purple Heart as well as two Bronze Stars for heroism. He was involved in Wayne Metro CSA, Wayne Democratic Club, Military Order of Purple Heart, V.F.W. / D.A.V., American Legion and Tohmas Colman Soup Kitchen.   

Robert was preceded in passing by his wife Anna Walls Smith, daughter Neva Smith, mother Neva Lindzy, step-father Virgal Lindzy, father Cassie Smith, 3 sisters Vera (Fred) Shock, Virginia Norris, Patricia Lindzy, 3 brothers Albert (Rae) Smith, Paul Smith, Virgal Lindzy Sr., along wtih aunts, uncles, grandparents, nieces, nephews and cousins. He is survived by 2 daughters, Patricia Smith-Russell (Anthony), Virginia Smith Aguayo (Jaun); 2 granddaughters, Neva Powell, Diamond Powell; 2 grandsons, Gill Powell III, Christopher Powell; 5 great-granddaughters, Gwendolyn Powell, Olivia Uritu, Genivive Powell, Mulani Farhat, Adrianna Ison; 5 great-grandsons, Owen Powell, Daniel Ison, Phenoix Michale Urita, Remington Dean Powell, Rowan Powell; foster daughter Jennifer Jamieson.

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Husband Family FH, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Ann Arbor V.A, Elana Hospice and Amada Senior Care. We wish to express our sincerest gratitude for all of the love, prayers and support everyone has shown for our family. charitable contributions may be made to Saint Judes Children’s Hospital or the Disabled American Veterans.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

 

 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert D. Smith, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Thursday
January 26, 2023

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Husband Family Funeral Home
2401 S. Wayne Rd.
Westland, Michigan 48186

Funeral Mass
Friday
January 27, 2023

11:00 AM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
7575 N Hix Rd.
Westland, MI 48185

Interment

London Twp Cemetery
13613 Tuttlehill Rd.
MIlan, MI 48160

Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Ongoing
Online Event
profile

In Loving Memory Of

Robert Smith

December 31, 1969-January 13, 2023




Look inside to read what others
have shared

Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book.   


Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Ongoing
Online Event

profile

In Loving Memory Of

Robert Smith

December 31, 1969-January 13, 2023




Look inside to read what others have shared


Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book.   


Donations

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

Disabled Veterans of America
Web: https://secure.dav.org/site/Donation2

SHARE OBITUARY

© 2023 The Husband Family Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility