Robert O. Smith, Sr., 73 and a resident of Warsaw, passed away quietly on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at 7:20 a.m. in Miller’s Merry Manor, Warsaw.
He was the son of Frank and Callie (Anglin) Smith and was born in Bradshaw Mountain, W. Va. He was a graduate of Warsaw Community High School and was employed by R.R. Donnelley and Sons for more than 37 years where he worked in the preliminary department.
On Aug. 7, 1965, he was married to Sharon Miller. They spent sixteen years together before her unexpected passing on Aug. 14, 1981.
He was a dedicated father and a hard worker. He enjoyed golfing, fishing and playing cards with friends. He was friendly and helpful. He was also a proud Christian and attended First United Methodist Church in Warsaw.
Surviving are his son, Robert O. Smith, II of Warsaw; sister, Darlene (husband, Jerry) Kemper of Fargo, N.D.; and sister-in-law, Marsha Miller of Etna Green. In addition to his wife of sixteen years, son, Brent Smith; daughter, Jennifer Smith; brothers: Jim, Bill and John Smith and sister, Francis Correll preceded him in passing.
Friends and family will gather for a time of visitation at Titus Funeral Home, 2000 East Sheridan Street, Warsaw on Tuesday, May 14, from 3 to 7 p.m. On Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the funeral home, Pastor Brian Smith will officiate a funeral which celebrates Robert’s life. Burial will follow in Warsaw’s Oakwood Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be directed to First United Methodist Church, 179 South Indiana Street, Warsaw, Indiana 46580. Condolences may be left by visiting www.TitusFuneralHome.com