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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

Rosella Marie Bujold/Isenberg, 95, of Iron Mountain Michigan, passed away surrounded in love, with family by her side on Wednesday, August 5th, 2020 at the Stratford Pines Nursing Home in Midland, Michigan. Rosella was born on May 16, 1925 at the family farm in North Freedom Wisconsin to the late Emma (Gall) and John William […]

Floyd Elmer Thomas

Floyd Elmer Thomas, 89, of Sanford, passed away on August 2, 2020 at Meridian Acres. He was born in North Star Township, Michigan on June 6, 1931 to the late Earl and Margaret (Mills) Thomas. He married Peggy Curtis on September 7, 1957 and they shared 45 wonderful years together before she predeceased him on […]

Dolores M. Tessner

Dolores M. (Burns) Tessner, 93, mother, grandma, and great grandma went to heaven on August 1, 2020. She died peacefully surrounded by her family. She was born in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, on August 18, 1926, the first-born daughter of John and Theresa Burns followed by another sister and four younger brothers. She grew up in Oshkosh […]

Danielle Pickard

Danielle Pickard, a beautiful young lady, was taken away from us too soon.  Danielle Elizabeth Pickard departed this earth on July 26, 2020 in Midland, Michigan.  On December 19, 1995 in Midland, MI, Danielle was born to Becky Fettig and Jim Pickard.  She was the youngest of Becky’s three girls. Danielle loved to tattoo, cook, […]

Obidio Javier Garcia

Obidio Javier Garcia, Sr, 71, of Mt. Pleasant passed away peacefully at MidMichigan Hospital in Midland surrounded by his family.  Obidio was born in Hebbronville, TX, son of Juan and Alicia Garcia who preceded him in death.  Obidio received his degree in management in Texas.  He worked at McAllen Regional Hospital, managing 20 men and […]

Jerald A. Cameron

Jerald A. Cameron, loving husband, father, grandpa, brother, and uncle gained his wings on Saturday, July 25 after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Jerry worked for Dow Corning after graduating from Merrill High School in 1955 and retired in 1993 after 38 years of service. He purchased his pride and joy in 1956… a […]

John (Jack) Walter Sears

John (Jack) Walter Sears, 94, passed peacefully on July 23, 2020 at Suncoast Hospice Care Center in St. Petersburg, Florida. Jack was born on February 13, 1926 in Saginaw, Michigan to the late Arthur James and Elsie Bell (Young) Sears. Jack graduated from Midland High School in 1944 before serving on the USS Bennington as […]

Gloria Ruth Finney

Gloria Ruth Finney, 83, of Midland, passed away on July 21, 2020 at home surrounded by family.  She was born on September 8th, 1936 to the late Carl and Florence (Trowbridge) Gonyon. Gloria loved painting, playing guitar, and Yahtzee. She also loved the water very much especially fishing. Gloria is survived her children; Lonnie Finney, […]

Robert “Bob” Carl Bauer

Robert C. Bauer, 67, of Weidman, passed away on July 19th, 2020 peacefully at home.  He was born on April 7, 1953 to the late Frederick and June (Murtland) Bauer. Robert loved the outdoors especially hunting, and was an avid fisherman. He loved watching western movies and cooking.  Robert had a special love in his […]

Vicki Lou Blaisdell

Vicki Lou Blaisdell, 64, of Midland, passed away on July 15, 2020 at MidMichigan Medical Center. She was born on December 10, 1955 to the late Paul and Mary (Krezan) Poland. On August 2, 1975 she married Ronald Blaisdell at First Baptist Church and they shared 44 wonderful years together. Vicki worked throughout the years […]

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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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