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Roger Bentley Smith

September 18, 2020

Roger D Bentley Smith, age 53, of Norwalk, passed away Friday evening, September 18, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his family.

He was born December 26, 1966 in Port Clinton, OH and was a graduate of Norwalk High School and EHOVE School of Practical Nursing. He was a licensed practical nurse for over 10 years with Ohioians Home Health. He was known to make people laugh and make them smile. He lit up a room whenever he entered and enjoyed animals.

He is survived by his parents, Sue and Gary Smith of Monroeville; life companion, David Pifer of Norwalk; brothers, Jamie (Gretchen) Pounds of IN, Michael (Dee) Pounds of Norwalk and Gary (Gerri) Smith of Pickerington, OH; sisters, Renee (Doug) Miller of Willow Wood, OH and Rose (John) Radank of Hornsfelt, Germany; and many special nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his aunts, Kate Scott and Peggy Boyd.

Friends may call on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 from 4:00 – 6:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. Attendees will be asked to wear a mask and follow certain safety and social distancing guidelines. A graveside service will be held 1:00 P.M. Thursday at Woodlawn Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Huron County Humane Society, 246 Woodlawn Avenue, Norwalk, OH 44857.

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Roger D Bentley Smith, age 53, of Norwalk, passed away Friday evening, September 18, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his family.

He was born December 26, 1966 in Port Clinton, OH and was a graduate of Norwalk High School and EHOVE School of Practical Nursing. He was a licensed practical nurse for over 10 years with Ohioians Home Health. He was known to make people laugh and make them smile. He lit up a room whenever he entered and enjoyed animals.

He is survived by his parents, Sue and Gary Smith of Monroeville; life companion, David Pifer of Norwalk; brothers, Jamie (Gretchen) Pounds of IN, Michael (Dee) Pounds of Norwalk and Gary (Gerri) Smith of Pickerington, OH; sisters, Renee (Doug) Miller of Willow Wood, OH and Rose (John) Radank of Hornsfelt, Germany; and many special nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his aunts, Kate Scott and Peggy Boyd.

Friends may call on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 from 4:00 – 6:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. Attendees will be asked to wear a mask and follow certain safety and social distancing guidelines. A graveside service will be held 1:00 P.M. Thursday at Woodlawn Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Huron County Humane Society, 246 Woodlawn Avenue, Norwalk, OH 44857.

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Margie (Thompson) Yacob

Norwalk, OH, United States
September 25, 2020

To your family, I am so, so very sorry for your loss, I am praying you find comfort from each other and in God's love. Dave, I know your feeling a great deal of emotions, just remember ALL the good times you had together and feel blessed for the time you had together.

Sandra Norwood

Monroeville, OH, United States
September 24, 2020

You will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing you ! Rest in peace my friend ! Look forward to seeing you again in heaven ! God bless the family !

Patty Bryant

Norwalk, OH, United States
September 21, 2020

So sorry for your loss,love and prayers

Tina Rivera

Sandpoint, ID, United States
September 20, 2020

You were a wonderful friend. And my son godfather we love you and miss you very much.RIP Roger