Orval Smith, 93, of David City, passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2019, at St. Joseph's Villa in David City, with his daughter, Judy and grandson, Kyle and wife Alicia by his side until shortly before his passing.
A funeral Mass was held on Tuesday, June 18, at Sacred Heart Church in Shelby, with burial in the Shelby Cemetery. Memorials may be made in care of the family.
Orval is survived by his daughter, Judy Smith of Columbus; grandson, Kyle (Alicia) Sunderland of Columbus; granddaughter, Cristina (Jeff) Winings and their two children, Tyler and Tyson, all of O'Neill; numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mary Ann; his infant son, Ronald Merl; and his sister and brother-in-law, Florence (John) Forney.
Condolences may be made at www.chermokfuneralhome.com.