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Designing Funerals since 1908

Designing Funerals since 1908

Helping families build a path

Helping families build a path

Recent Tributes

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, […]

Thomas E. Krueger

Thomas E. Krueger, 83, of Midland, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on January 16, 2020. He was born on August 8, 1936 to the late Norman and Rosa (Murphy) Krueger. On July 3, 1958 he married Marjorie Marie Phillips. Thomas served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corp. He worked […]

Carol Semerau

Carol Semerau, 74, of Midland, passed away on January 11, 2020 at MidMichigan Medical Center. She was born on October 26, 1945 to the late French and Bessie (Bixler) Greathouse. On June 25, 1965 she married Frank Semerau and they had 47 wonderful years together before he predeceased her on April 13, 2012. Carol worked […]

Stewart P. Cottle

Stewart P. Cottle, 64, of Sheridan, Michigan, passed away on January 4, 2020. He was born in Midland, MI on September 2, 1955 to Stanley and Betty (Latter) Cottle. On June 9, 1978 he married Deborah Veldt and they enjoyed serving the Lord together for 41 years. Stewart attended Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, Illinois, […]

Mary Lobsinger

Mary Lobsinger, 94, of Beaverton, passed away peacefully at home on January 5, 2020. She was born on June 30, 1925 to the late John and Mary (Hamann) Wegener.   On May 3, 1947 she married Edward G. Lobsinger and they had 71 wonderful years together before he predeceased her on August 9, 2018.   Mary […]

Ronald L. DeBolt

Ronald L. DeBolt, 81, of Sanford, passed away on January 2, 2020 at MidMichigan Medical Center.  He was born on December 26, 1938 to the late Lester and Winnifred (Renner) DeBolt.  On August 6, 1977 he married Lois May Alexander and they shared 42 wonderful years together.  He was in the first graduating class from […]

Ida Louise Speaker

Ida Louise Speaker, a lifelong resident of Midland, Michigan, passed away at home on Dec. 31st after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born Oct. 26th, 1929 to Carl and Ida Olson of Freeland, Michigan. She graduated from Midland High School in 1948 where she met the love of her life, Jack Speaker. They […]

Constance A. Clark

Constance A. Clark, 77, of Midland, passed away on January 1, 2020. She was born on March 10, 1942 to the late Stanley and Violet (Harwood) Strauss. On September 24, 1960 she married Jack R. Clark and they spent 60 loving years together. Constance enjoyed gardening, canning and most of all she loved her family. […]

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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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