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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

Mary Shawl

Mary Shawl of Midland, passed away Saturday, February 27, 2021 at age 91.  She was born on May 10, 1929 in Maple Grove, to the late Henry and Anna (Quaderer) Keeler.  On August 18, 1962 she married Albert Shawl at St. Michael’s Catholic Church.  Mary worked at Sunshine Biscuit and Lufkin Rule in Saginaw before […]

Donald F. Hall

Donald F. Hall, of Midland, passed away on February 24, 2021. He was born on March 17, 1938 to the late Fred and Dorothy (Tennant) Hall. He was the second baby to be born in the Gladwin Hospital when it newly opened in 1938.  He married Yvonne E. Klein on September 16,1961 and they shared […]

Esther LaJean “Jeanie” Shauger

Esther LaJean “Jeanie” Shauger, age 66, passed away peacefully at McLaren Bay Regional Hospital February 27, 2021, following a short illness.  LaJean was born April 28, 1954, in Lansing, MI, to Ted and Berneda Shauger.     Thrift shopping was one of LaJean‘s favorite pastimes.  She loved to do all things arts and crafts. Jewelry […]

Jimmy Lee Lang

Jimmy Lee Lang, 45, passed away in his sleep in the early morning hours of February 22, 2021. He was born November 16th, 1975, to Walter ‘Buddy’ and Cynthia Dawn (Titus) Lang in Huntington, WV. He was raised in Chesapeake Ohio and graduated from Chesapeake High School in 1994. Through a series of events Jimmy […]

Scott T. Miller

Scott T. Miller, 56, of Midland passed away peacefully at his home on February 4, 2021.  He was born on February 22, 1964 to Richard and Gloria (Huggard) Miller.  Born and raised in Midland, Scott graduated from H.H. Dow High in 1982.  He went on to attend Northwood University where he earned his bachelor’s degree […]

June R. Trudell

June R. Trudell, 72, of Midland passed away on February 11, 2021 at MidMichigan Medical Center.  She was born on August 25, 1948 to Robert and Marjorie (Doak) Trudell.  She was the middle child out of the first set of triplets in Tawas. She was married to her former husband and best friend, George Brendly.  […]

Ruth Ann Benjamin-Utter

Ruth Ann Benjamin-Utter, passed away at home surrounded by family on February 2, 2021.   Ruth is survived by her husband Gary, children Nick Utter, Anna Utter, Matthew Utter, her mother, Margaret Benjamin, grandmother, Ann Hanson, uncle Jerry (Sue) Hanson and cousins Gerry Hanson, John Hanson, Scott Hanson and Joe Hanson.  She was predeceased by her […]

Robert Leslie Burgess

Robert Leslie Burgess passed away peacefully at home, comforted by family on February 4, 2021. He was born in Saginaw on February 21, 1930 to the late Claude and Eva Burgess.   On September 22, 1956, he married the love of his life, Sandra Jean Kiesling, of Bath, Michigan.   Bob served his country proudly as […]

Felicia Marie Smith

Felicia Marie Smith (36) of Midland passed away in her home on 01/29/2021. Felicia was born on 01/01/1985 to Virginia & Patrick Smith of Midland in the middle of a Michigan snowstorm. She grew up with her younger brother, Steven by her side. She graduated from Midland Public Schools in 2005. She continued her education […]

Dr. J. Daniel Cline

J. Daniel Cline, MD   J. Daniel Cline, MD, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on January 25, 2021. He was born in Midland on December 10, 1932 to the late John C. and Bess (Polack) Cline. On October 26, 1971 he married Candance Cohoon and shared 49 wonderful years together.   Dan […]

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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.


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