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Roger David Smith

February 28, 1947 — June 9, 2020

Roger David Smith age 73 of Wever, IA passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020, at his home.

Open visitation will be 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Friday, June 19, 2020, at Behner Funeral Home.

A private graveside service will be held at Spencer Cemetery.  Memorials may be made to Iowa Genealogical Society and mailed to Steven Smith, 6233 73rd Street, Agency, Iowa 52530.

Roger was born February 28, 1947, to Henry Warren and Waunita Maxine (Loving) Smith.

Roger worked at Murray/Trane Manufacturing in Burlington as a machinist.  He rebuilt antique trucks enjoyed showing them.  Roger liked visiting with his neighbors and looked forward to eating at Perkins so he could meet new and old friends.   His other interests were politics, genealogy, reading, watching PBS channel and being outdoors.

Roger will be missed by his 9 nieces and nephews, Steven Smith, Jeffrey Schilb, Glenda White, Linda Vermilion, Roxie Brown, Julinda Vens, Timothy Smith, Teri Klindt, Daniel Smith, and many great and great-great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Waunita; siblings, Richard H. Smith, Doris D. Schilb, Raymond N. Smith and Roxie E. Smith; and one niece, Tamara Berrie.

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Friday, June 19, 2020

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Behner Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.

203 South Main Street, Fairfield, IA 52556

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