Doyle E. Smith

October 20, 1939 ~ February 22, 2020 (age 80)


Doyle E. Smith, age 80, passed away at Thornapple Manor on Saturday, February 22, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife, Judith K. Smith.

He will be lovingly remembered by his children Heidi (Chris) Rehm, Holly Lucille (Julie Neumark), and Jodie Groppel; grandchildren Connor Abendroth, Shen Groppel, Montana Rehm, and Sierra Rehm; brothers Phillip Smith and Mark Smith; and nieces, nephews, and many friends.

Doyle was an avid sports fan. He especially adored The Ohio State Buckeyes. He loved helping his friends and family with their medical issues which is why he was affectionately known as “Doctor.” He had a big heart. Doyle also shared a passion for the Gun Lake Protective Association.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the GLPA (Gun Lake Protective Association).

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