WAUKESHA

Glenn W. ‘Smitty’ Smith

Oct. 31, 1944 – June 5, 2010


Glenn W. "Smitty" Smith of Waukesha died Saturday, June 5, 2010, at his home at the age of 65. He was born Oct. 31, 1944, in Waukesha, the son of Milo and Addie (Johnston) Smith.

Glenn proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps, stationed in Vietnam. He was a longtime employee of Baldwin Transfer Co. in Milwaukee, until retirement. Glenn was a member of D.J. Martin American Legion Post No. 8 of Waukesha, Soat-Vergenz VFW Post 721 of Waukesha and the Vietnam Veterans of America. He enjoyed golfing and camping, but the true joy of his life was his grandchildren.

Glenn will be deeply missed by his wife of 17 years, Karen (nee Huebner) Smith of Waukesha; children, Kevin Miller and Dawn Miller, both of Milwaukee; grandchildren, Anthony, Vanessa and Julian; brother, Stan (Ruby) Smith of Maryland; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and numerous friends.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Bruce Smith, and his parents.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. American Legion service Thursday, June 10, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, June 11, at Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin, with full military honors. Please meet at the funeral home at 10 a.m. for a procession to the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Glenn’s name may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.