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John Denzil Smith

November 1, 1946 ~ October 24, 2017 (age 70)

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October 27, 2017

3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory
214 S. Monroe St.
Tiffin, Ohio 44883

Funeral Service
October 27, 2017

5:30 PM
Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory
214 S. Monroe St.
Tiffin, Ohio 44883

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John D. Smith, 70, of Tiffin, died at 2:50 p.m. Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at Bridge Hospice Care, Findlay.

John was born November 1, 1946, in West Union, West Virginia to Guy d. and Annabelle (Dotson) Smith. He married Judy Owens January 27, 1972, in West Virginia and she survives in Tiffin.  

Other survivors include a son, John Michael Smith at home, two daughters, Kimberly (John) O’Flaherty, Lisa (Gregory) Abrams both of Tiffin; two grandchildren, James Abrams and Hartley Abrams; and a brother, Richard A. Smith of West Union, West Virginia.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

John was a graduate of Dodridge County High School in West Virginia and retired from the Taiho Corporation in 2009 as an inspector. 

Visitation for family and friends will be 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday, October 27, 2017, at the Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St., Tiffin, Ohio 44883, (419) 447-3113 followed by a funeral service at 5:30 p.m. officiated by Rev. Cynthia Morrison.

Memorial contributions may be made to Bridge Hospice or the Seneca County Opportunity Center. 

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Charitable donations may be made to:

Bridge Home Health and Hospice
15100 Birchaven Lane, Findlay OH 45840
Tel: 1-419-423-5351

Seneca County School of Opportunity
780 East County Road 20., Tiffin OH 44883
Tel: 1-419-447-7521

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