Leo W. Smith


Leo Smith, 79, of Camanche, passed away, Sunday, June 16, 2019 at the Alverno.

Funeral Services will be 11:00am, Thursday, June 20, 2019 at the Camanche Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes & Crematory. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00-7:00pm at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed by visiting his obituary at www.snellzornig.com.

Leo Warren Smith was born on June 15, 1940 in Porum, Oklahoma, the son of Leonard F. and Ruby (Gray) Smith. He was a 1959 graduate of Lowell High School - Lowell, Indiana. He married Carol Housenga on January 25, 1969 in Clinton.

Leo was a member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union - Rock Island for over 50 years retiring in 2001.

Leo enjoyed playing golf, was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan, and was a member of the Camanche Bowling Association.

Leo is survived by his loving wife of 50 years: Carol of Camanche; his son: Tim Smith of Des Moines, Iowa; his daughter: Deborah (Doug) Dodson of Camanche; three grandchildren: Dylan, Drake, and Danika Dodson; his sister: Darlene Green of Yuba City, California, brother-in-law: Robert (Sonja) Housenga of Clinton; sister-in-law: Connie (Randy) Nielsen of Fulton; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, and one sister.

Memorials can be made to the Daybreak Church - Clinton.
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