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Donald G. Smith

November 2, 1925 ~ May 10, 2018 (age 92)

Donald G. Smith passed May 10, 2018 in his home at Florence, CO.  He was born on November 2, 1925 in Concrete, CO to Glenn Smith and Elizabeth Seward Smith.  He grew up and attended school in Canon City.  On October 19, 1944 he married Wildeana Mohr in Canon City.

In 1946 they moved to Boulder, CO where he owned and operated Donald G. Smith Excavating and Trucking for 33 years.  In 1978 they moved to Gentry, AR where he owned a cattle and chicken ranch.  He always maintained a cabin in Alma, CO where he loved fishing in Montgomery Lake and jeeping with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter- Barbara Barnard, Brother- Bill Smith, and grand-daughter Heidi Baer.

He leaves to mourn his wife, Wildeana of 73 years, daughters: Donna (Will) Feltman and Linda (Ron) McLean; Grandchildren: Rhoni Doss, Realene Atwood, Julie Herod, Bridgitt Ragsdale, Eric McLean, Lori Bass, Shelly Kittleson, and 14 great grandchildren; Cousins: Jim and Sharon Allen, Robert and Cindy Pryor; Loving friends; Jean Warner, Hannah Snyder, and Romaine Herbert.

Memorial services will be May 26th at 3:30 p.m. at the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canon City; and inurnment/sharing service at Alma, Colorado on July 21, 2018.  Arrangements entrusted to Harwood Funeral Home.  Online condolences at

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