Raymond L. “Butch” Smith

Raymond L. “Butch” Smith

Raymond L. “Butch” Smith, 78, of Johnsville, passed away at his home on Sunday, June 9, 2019.

On July 1, 1940, Butch was born in Galion, Ohio, a son of the late Leroy Edward and Lulu Belle (Brenneman) Smith. He graduated from Johnsville High School in the Class of 1958.

A Vietnam veteran, Butch proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.

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Butch retired from Pep Boys in Mansfield following several years of employment.

Butch will be dearly missed by his sister, Shirley (Ben) Garber of Bellville; his brother, Walter “Pete” (Sandi) Smith of Omaha, NE; his uncle, Ray Brenneman of Johnsville; and eight nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters: Lula Mae Smith and Lois Robinson; a brother-in-law, James Robinson; and his favorite aunt, Marie Hildebrand.

Private family memorial services will take place at a later date.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Butch’s family, and your special memories or condolences may be shared with them by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.