MIDLAND, Mich. - Lloyd Robert Smith, 89, of Midland, died Saturday evening, December 22, 2012, at the MidMichigan Medical Center.
He was born December 13, 1923, in Lake Linden, the son of Frank G. and Grethe (Johnson) Smith. Lloyd served in the United States Navy during World War II. On December 23, 1951 he married Marilyn L. Dominick in Royal Oak. Lloyd earned his B.S. degree from the University of Michigan and his M.B.A. from Central Michigan University. He retired from The Dow Chemical Company in 1985 as manager of computer information services. Lloyd was a longtime member of St. John's Episcopal Church and a member of the Kiwanis.
He is survived by his children Sidni (Smith) and her husband Ronald Tacia of Ossineke, Mark (Sue) Smith of Wausau, Wis., Heidi (Smith) Varner, Ingrid (Smith) Farrell of Midland, Kurt Smith of Midland; grandchildren Sara Smith, Ben Smith, Jennifer Varner, Katie (Casey) Quinlan, Trish Varner, Hilary Farrell, Laura Farrell, Georgia Farrell, Petre Smith, Alyssa Robb, Mischa Smith; great-grandson Malachi Rabb; and his brother, Morgan (Jacqueline) Smith of Silver Spring, Md.
Lloyd Robert Smith
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn, on August 14, 1985.
Memorial services will take place at 11 a.m., Friday, December 28, 2012, at St. John's Episcopal Church, 405 N. Saginaw Road, Midland, the Rev. Rob Skirving officiating. As Lloyd's family will greet friends after the service at church, there will be no visitation prior to services.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Directors. www.waresmithwoolever.com