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Welcome to Smith Miner

Welcome to Smith Miner

A family owned funeral home that is truly honored to serve your family.

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Designing Funerals since 1908

Designing Funerals since 1908

Helping families build a path

Helping families build a path

Recent Tributes

Fontaine E. Landis

Fontaine E. Landis, 97, of Midland, passed away on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at MidMichigan Medical Center. She was born on March 13, 1922 to the late Freeland and Ermah (Colling) Sugden. Fontaine earned a bachelors degree in Home Economics from Central Michigan University. Upon graduation she worked for The Dow Chemical Company where she […]

Willis Miller

Willis Miller, 91, of Midland, Michigan, went home to be with the Lord on February 10th, 2020 at Candlestone Assisted Living in Midland. He was born on September 4, 1928, in Midland, to the Clarence and Bertha (Yoder) Miller. He married Edna (Shetler) November 21, 1954. They were married 62 years and had two children […]

Fred Clair Fyvie

Fred C. Fyvie, 69, of Midland, passed away peacefully on February 8, 2020 at Cascades Senior Living in Midland. He was born on April 9, 1950 to the late Robert and Florence (Russell) Fyvie. On May 20, 1976 he married Margaret Silver and they shared 44 wonderful years together. Fred enjoyed many outdoor activities such […]

Anna Marie Bonadies

Anna Marie Bonadies, 97, of Midland, passed away peacefully on February 2, 2020 at the Toni & Trish Home. She was born on December 14, 1922 to the late Joseph and Josephine (DelGreco) Merto. On May 10, 1958 she married Joseph Anthony Bonadies and they shared 61 wonderful years together. She was born in New […]

Verna Fern Thomas

Verna Fern Thomas, 94, of Midland, passed away on January 31, 2020 at Brittany Manor. She was born on October 12, 1925 to the late Verl and Hazel (Jones) Moore. Verna was a bus driver for the Bullock Creek Public Schools. She was a past member of First United Methodist Church. Verna enjoyed bowling and […]

Dudley R. Chamberlin

Dudley R. Chamberlin, 91, of Midland, passed away in his sleep after a lengthy illness on January 24, 2020 at Plainview Assisted Living in Auburn. He was born on August 21, 1928 to the late Melvin and Harriet (Marcy) Chamberlin. On January 30, 1954 he married Bonnie Woodcock and they shared 65 wonderful years together. […]

Rondell “Bud” Lytle

Rondell “Bud” Lytle, 91, of Sanford, passed away on January 24, 2020 at MidMichigan Medical Center. He was born on December 13,1928 to the late Frank and Flora (Howe) Lytle. On July 18, 1948 he married Genevieve Kovach and they shared 71 wonderful years together. Rondell served his country honorably during the Korean Conflict in […]

Ruth Karen Lafevor

Ruth Karen Lafevor, 75, of Sanford, was surrounded by family singing hymns of praise while passing on to Heaven on January 21, 2020. She was born on June 30, 1944 to the late Edward and Evelyn (Staten) Young. On August 13, 1966 she married Delmar Lafevor and they shared 53 wonderful years together. Ruth was […]

Galen Dwight Gransden

Galen Dwight Gransden, 84, of Edenville, passed away peacefully at home on January 19, 2020. He was born on September 12, 1935 to the late Lyle and Flora (Swanton) Gransden.   On February 17, 1956 he married Margaret Smith in Norwich, England and they shared 58 wonderful years together before she predeceased him October 13, 2014. […]

Michelle Miron-Watters

Michelle Miron-Watters, 58, of Midland, passed suddenly on January 19, 2020 at MidMichigan Medical Center. She was born on October 20, 1961 to Joseph and Mary (Feeheley) Miron. Michelle was a pharmacy technician having worked at Meijer’s, Healthway Pharmacy and most recently as head receptionist at Story Point Independent Village. She enjoyed camping, kayaking, bowling, […]

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Serving Midland families for over 110 years.

Please take the opportunity to look over our web site. It is full of information we hope will be helpful to you. You can view current funeral service schedules, make advance funeral plans, have access to grief resources, or just gather information about us and the services we provide. Smith-Miner is an independently owned, full service funeral home serving all faiths and offering a complete range of quality services from traditional funerals to cremation services to pre-arrangement options. All of our services may be tailored to meet your family's special needs and customs. We are available at any time to offer support and guidance.


You can call us at (989) 832-8844 for immediate assistance or contact us by email at info@smithminer.com.

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