Michael Roger “Smitty” Smith
Michael Roger “Smitty” Smith, 52, of Fairfield died Dec. 6, 2012 at home.
A funeral is at 2 p.m. Monday at Behner Funeral Home with the Rev. Don “Moose” Kirchner officiating. Burial of cremains will be at a later date.
Visitation for family and friends is 4-6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the family and sent to: 2375 235th St., Fairfield 52556.
Mr. Smith was born Aug. 15, 1960, in Des Moines, the son of Garrett and Myrna Brittain Smith.
He was raised in Fairfield
He enjoyed outdoor activities, going to the State Line Rallies in Keosauqua and spending time with family and friends.
He was a member of Abate District 14. He enjoyed riding motorcycles in his youth, hunting and debating.
He worked for NAPA, in construction as a heavy machinery operator, was a liquor store owner and a skid steer operator for Harold Pohren.
Survivors include two sons, Beau B. Smith and spouse Nicole of Fairfield and Tyrel R. Smith and spouse Erika of Keosauqua; one grandchild: his mother, of Keokuk; and three siblings, Marcy Peck of Lockridge, Michelle Smith of Stockport and Matt Smith of Keokuk.
He was preceded in death by his father.