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Robert “Bob” Smith

Posted February 17, 2014 in Obituaries, Norwalk

August 12, 1922 – February 14, 2014

Bob Smith

Bob Smith

Robert E. Smith, a life long Hartford resident, passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at the Carlisle Care Center. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the Community United Presbyterian Church in Hartford. Private burial of ashes will be held at a later date. Robert was born on August 12, 1922 in Hartford, Iowa to Homer T. Smith and Jessie Pendry. Bob was a farmer for most of his life; member of the Community United Presbyterian Church of Hartford, the Hartford Masonic Lodge #83 and the Mid Iowa Wood Carvers Club. Bob loved the family fishing vacations with friends to Minnesota, which was the only time away from his farm work. He was known for telling great stories, playing pranks and telling jokes. In his spare time Bob enjoyed playing cribbage and was a wonderful wood carver. Bob was preceded in death by his parents, and three siblings; Roberta Smith, Lois Coon, Russell Smith and a daughter in law Jeanne Smith. Bob is survived by his wife Francis of Hartford, sons; John(Linda)Smith of Omaha, Tom(Jeani)Smith of Hartford, Ron(Diane)Smith of Carlisle, grandchildren; Stacy Zoucha, Stephanie Renner, Noah Smith, Marah Neer, Katie McIntyre and Jennie Smith, 3 great grandsons and 6 great granddaughters. Memorials may be directed to his church. Online condolences may be made at

Information provided by:
Peterson Funeral Home
415 School Street
Carlisle, IA 50047

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