Rexford ‘Rex’ C. Smith

April 19, 1917 - Nov. 24, 2008

Rexford "Rex" C. Smith of Waukesha died Monday, Nov. 24, 2008, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 91. Rex was born April 19, 1917, the son of Cure and Mildred (Van Scott) Smith. Rex was a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks (BPOE) No. 400 in Waukesha.

Rex will be deeply missed by his children, Dale (Dianna) Smith and Kathy (Owen) De Villers; grandson, Russell; brother, Ken (Jean) Smith; and many other relatives and friends.

Rex was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn, and his sister, Marge.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 2 p.m. funeral service Friday, Nov. 28, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. Peter Peterson will be officiating. Private interment will be held at Wisconsin Memorial Park, Brookfield.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Preplanning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, please visit www.waukeshasfuneralhome.com.