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Designing Funerals since 1908

Designing Funerals since 1908

Helping families build a path

Helping families build a path

Recent Tributes

Mary Jane “Jane” Luck

Mary Jane “Jane” Luck, 88, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, met her Savior October 10, 2019. Jane was born July 19, 1931, to William Clay Elson and Irene Elizabeth (Wilson) Elson. She grew up in North Canton, Ohio, and graduated from Heidelberg College where she met the love of her life, Herbert Luck. They […]

William J. Bacon

William (Bill), age 99, passed away peacefully the evening of October 5th after a gradual decline in health. He was surrounded and supported by his loving family during the last days of his life. He was born February 21, 1920 in Chesaning, Michigan and moved to Edenville as a boy. Bill married Eleanor Schearer on […]

Kriss Anderson Arbury

Kriss A. Arbury, 84, of Midland, passed away on October 1, 2019 at his home.  He was born on May 28, 1935 to the late Anderson and Dorothy (Dow) Arbury. Kriss and his wife Carol Vogelsang were just shy of their sixty-fifth wedding anniversary on October 23rd. Kriss was a member of the Good Shepard […]

Robert “Bob” George Zimmer

Robert “Bob” George Zimmer, passed away Sunday, August 4th 2019 from natural causes at his home in Midland. Those wishing to honor Bob’s life may attend his memorial dessert celebration from 2-5pm Saturday, October 5th at the family home.   

Brooke Elizabeth Rhodes

Brooke Elizabeth Rhodes, age 28, died August 31, 2019 at Sanford Medical Center in Bismarck, ND. Born April 26, 1991 in Midland MI, Brooke graduated from Dow High School in 2009 and relocated to Killdeer, ND shortly after.  She is survived by her biological parents Tony Bradley of Killdeer and Tammy Barto (Dan) of Flint, MI, […]

Katherine A. Moore

Katherine A. Moore, 69, of Midland, passed away on August 29, 2019. She was born on September 10, 1949, but will be 34 forever. The former Katherine Steinka is the daughter of the late Arthur and Anna (Steinke) Steinka. Katherine attended Midland Public Schools graduating from Midland High in 1969. After graduating Kathy worked at […]

Jeanne M. Boudot

Jeanne M. Boudot (Duso), 61, of Freeland, passed away on August 29, 2019 after a courageous 5-year battle with Pancreatic Cancer. She was born on March 4, 1958 to Frank and Gloria (Auer) Duso. Jeanne graduated from Bay City Central High School and dove head first into the harness racing world and loved every minute […]

Gregory J. Melchi

Gregory J. Melchi, 52, of Gladwin, passed away unexpectedly on August 26, 2019 at MidMichigan Medical Center. He was born on November 15, 1966 to James and Andrea  Melchi. On October 14, 2008 he married Sherri A. Krapohl. He belonged to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 692. Gregory enjoyed hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, ATV’s […]

David R. Johnson

David R. Johnson, 73, of Freeland passed away on August 16, 2019 at Covenant Hospital. He was born on September 29, 1945 in Wyoming MI. On August 18, 2004 he married Glenda Streeter. David was an avid writer, especially Christian writing. He also loved making crosses for his local church. David is survived by his […]

Mark Lakey

Mark Lakey, 48, of Midland, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ surrounded by his cousin and many dear friends, on August 21, 2019 after complications from Muscular Dystrophy. He was born on March 6, 1971 in Flint, MI to Doris Lakey. Mark was working on a Cyber Security Degree at Delta […]

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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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