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Richard C. Smith

August 3, 1932 August 4, 2019
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Richard C. Smith, 87 of Oglesby died at 3:05 p.m. August 4, 2019 in St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Ottawa.

Per Dick’s request there will be no services or visitation. Cremation rites have been accorded.

Shields Funeral Chapel, Oglesby is in charge of arrangements.

Dick was born August 3, 1932 in Oglesby to Howard and Dorothy (Toll) Smith. He married Stella Esca of Oglesby.

Dick worked at Sundstrand.

He is survived by a son Brent Smith of Oglesby, 2 grandsons; Tyler and Zane Smith both of Westminster, CO, a sister Annette Washkowiak of Ocala, FL and a sister-in-law Mary Kaye Washkowiak of LaSalle.

He was preceded in death by his wife and 1 brother Robert (Butch) Washkowiak.

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