The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

Breaking News

Obituaries

August 14, 2012

Francis Smith

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. — Sept. 14, 1933 - Aug. 12, 2012

Francis Smith was born September 14, 1933, in rural Morrison, IL, to Clarence and Helen (Prins) Smith. He lived in Illinois for more than 60 years where he served as an Illinois state trooper for 30 years and was also a manager of Super Wash in Morrison. He moved to Mountain Home, AR, in 1995, where he and his wife retired.

Francis was a 1951 graduate of Fulton High School, Fulton, IL. He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War, serving in Iceland and Minot, ND. After moving to Mountain Home, he was an active community volunteer and past commissioner of the Northeast Lakeside Fire Department. In addition, he enjoyed traveling, fishing, bluegrass music and sailing.

He is survived by his brother, Gerald Smith, of Kenosha, WI; children, Sonja Smith of Delray Beach, FL, Laura Bopes Lukowski of Lee’s Summit, MO, and David Smith of Campbell, CA; grandchildren, Serena Okray of Omro, WI, Heidi King of Aurora, IL, Nick Bopes of Windsor Heights, IA, and Malcolm Smith of Campbell, CA; and great-grandchildren, Erin and Seth Okray of Omro, WI, and Owen and Levi King of Aurora, IL.

He is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Joan (Davidson) Smith; his parents and eight of his brothers and sisters.

A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, August 16, 2012, at the First Presbyterian Church in Mountain Home, AR, with Rev. Nancy L. Taylor officiating. Arrangements and cremation services provided by Roller Funeral Home, Mountain Home, AR.

Death date: Aug. 12, 2012

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Sharon Darlene Hayes CALAMUS — Sharon Darlene Hayes, 69, of Calamus, died Saturday at Wheatland Manor.The family will greet visitors from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Tuesday at Faith Lutheran Church in Calamus. A memorial service will follow at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church. The

    July 28, 2014

  • Joseph F. Clancy Cedar RapidsJoseph F. ClancyJoseph F. Clancy, 46, of Cedar Rapids and formerly of Clinton, died Sunday at his mother’s home in Clinton. Arrangements are pending at the Pape Funeral Home in Clinton.

    July 28, 2014

  • Robert Hammer ClintonRobert HammerRobert Hammer, 84, of Clinton died Sunday, July 27, 2014 at his home. Arrangements are pending at the Pape Funeral Home.

    July 28, 2014

  • Kimball Wilma C. Kimball Wilma C. KimballNov. 4, 1917 - July 26, 2014CAMANCHE — Wilma C. Kimball, age 96, of Camanche, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center North. There will be no visitation. Graveside services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Jul

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Linda J. Pro ClintonLinda J. ProLinda J. Pro, 70, of West Hartford, Connecticut, formerly of Clinton, died Wednesday at the Hartford Hospital – Hartford, Connecticut. Arrangements are pending at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes & Crematory.

    July 26, 2014

  • Steven C. Charnoski photo Steven C. Charnoski Feb. 24, 1948 – July 24, 2014CAMANCHE — Steven C. Charnoski, 66, of Camanche, passed away, Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center – Clinton.Funeral Services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-26-14 Delbert H. Stamp photo Delbert H. Stamp Oct. 2, 1931 – July 24, 2014CLINTON — Delbert H. Stamp, 82, of Clinton, passed away, Wednesday, July 24, 2014 at Westbrook Acres in Gladbrook, Iowa.Funeral Services will be 2:30 p.m. Monday, July 28, 2014 at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Ho

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Joyce Hartman March 22, 1919 – July 24, 2014MOUNT CARROLL, Ill. — Joyce Ramona L. Hartman, 95, of Rockford, passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Wesley Willows Health Center. Born March 22, 1919, in Kirkland, Ill., the daughter of George and Nellie (Burt) La

    July 26, 2014

  • Jana Sue Goettsch Jana Sue Goettsch June 1, 1955 – July 25, 2014LOWDEN — Jana Sue Goettsch, 59, of Lowden, died Friday, July 25, 2014, at Wheatland Manor.She was born June 1, 1955 in Clinton to Robert R. and Dolores Shelton Stankee. She married Jeff Goettsch on November 25, 1989 in Wh

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Doris D. Sheldon ClintonDoris D. SheldonDoris D. Sheldon, 83, of Clinton, died Thursday at Mercy Living Center – South, Clinton.The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday, July 28, 2014 at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes & Crematory. Visitation will be from 10

    July 26, 2014

Facebook