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Richard Smith, Sr.

Richard J. Smith, Sr.  Age 60 of Dayton, OH passed away May 31, 2015 at Kettering Memorial Hospital.  He born in Middletown, OH to the late Raymond and Lena (Hamilton) Smith.  Richard was a veteran of the US Army.  He is survived by his wife Christine Smith of Dayton, and his children and grandchildren: Rick Smith Jr, his girlfriend Jeanette and his children  Ashely and Cody of Germantown; Travis and Tiffany Smith and their children Dallas and Dylon Smith of Lewisburg;  Jeremy and Mandy Smith and their son Jackson of Greenville; Deena Smith and Troy and children Megan and Dustyn of Brookville; Trema Smith and her children Dakota and Mason of Greenville; Eric and Melissa Willison and their children Brandyn, Josalyn, Marshall, and Nadia of Dayton; Brandon and Lindsey Willison of Urbana; Joseph Willison and his children Aden, Joey Jr, Autumn and Amauri of Dayton; Travis and Tasha and their children Makaelin and Makinna of Dayton; and Alyssa Wallace.  The family will receive friends from 5:00-8:00 PM on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 at the Arpp & Root Funeral Home.  Private Interment at Germantown Union Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

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Hi Dad,I'm sorry I'm late this year. I miss you so much. I need you now more than ever. I wish you were here. I could use one of those great hugs you give. I love you so so much. ~Dingbat

Deena Jun 3 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Sr.

Deena Jun 3 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Sr.

Deena Smith Jul 17 2019 12:00 AM

I so hate this loss for all Rick's family,I,ve known Rick since I think I was around 14 years old,He grew to be a kind father,a wonderful husband and a very kind man.You all will be in my prayers and I'll always be here for all of you,may god help you through this rough time.

debbie smith kenyon Jun 2 2015 12:00 AM

Dad, I can't believe you're gone. My heart hurts so bad. I love you so very much, and I will miss you always.

Deena Smith Jun 1 2015 12:00 AM

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