William B. Smart

Jan. 10, 1932 - July 14, 2021

William B. Smart

William B. Smart died on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. He was born on Jan 10, 1932.

He loved to hunt and fish, and he was a remarkable athlete, especially in baseball where he is a member of the Land O’ Lakes hall of fame. He also coached hardball and softball teams. He is a veteran of the Korean War. He was a retired truck driver with Klix, Wachendorf, and Godfrey companies, belonging to the Teamsters Union. He also ran a tree service part time.

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He is survived by his children, Susan (Pat Pelican) and John (Karen) Smart; grandchildren, Mel (Josh) Edwards, Jake (Ashley) Curtis, Sarah Smart, Andrew Smart, and Charlie Smart; as well as great grandchildren Harper, Brooke, Lillie, Thanos, and Malachi.

He is further survived by sister Alice Schraufnagel. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marian, and son Chuckie; parents William and Ina Smart; sisters Letty, Phyllis, and Helen.

He was an amazing man and father and will always be missed.

Celebration of his life will be on August 15 at noon with a brief service at 1 p.m. at Corey Park in Dousman. Please make any donations to the Veterans of America.

Special thanks to AngelsGrace Hospice and Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital for their kind and compassionate care.

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