Floyd W. Smith, 77

Floyd W. Smith, 77, of Lomira, passed away on Monday, August 11, 2008, at his home.

He was born on May 19, 1931, in the town of Byron, the son of the late William (Wesley) and Elsie (Nichols) Smith, and on June 21, 1952, he was united in marriage to Carol Mintner at Ebenezer Methodist Church in the town of Lomira.

His wife preceded him in death on Jan. 15, 1993.

Floyd was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Lomira and was an independent truck driver for many years attaining the "million mile" recognition.

He was a regular early morning patron at Susie’s Home Cooking restaurant in Lomira, and his favorite pastime was watching the work done by workers at various construction sites.

Survivors include five daughters, Cheryl (Gerry) Meyer of Brownsville, Barbara (Robert) Breitag of West Bend, Joy (Ed) Kikkert of Beaver Dam, Pamela Smith of DeForest and Tina Rawlins of Lomira; a brother, Dale (Shirley) Smith of Brownsville; 12 grandchildren, Brian Meyer, Tracy (Tristan) Kysely, Robert Meyer, Angela (Jason) Liegl, Tim Breitag, Scott (Caroline) Kikkert, Adam (Brandi) Kikkert, Tony (Becky) Kikkert, Colleen Jajewski, Daniel Jajewski, Beth Rawlins and Christopher Rawlins; nine greatgrandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to his wife and parents, Floyd was preceded in death by a grandson, Eric Meyer.

Funeral services for Floyd will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday at Trinity United Methodist Church in Lomira. The Rev. John Hobbins and the Rev. Eric Kirkegaard will officiate.

Burial will follow in Ebenezer Cemetery in the town of Lomira. Relatives and friends may call at the church on Wednesday from 4 until 8 p.m. and on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of services. The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum has been entrusted with Floyd’s services. Additional information and guest book may be found at www.millermartinfh.com.