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David Allen Smith

April 22, 1957 August 25, 2018
David Allen Smith
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David Allen Smith. 61, of Des Moines died August 25, 2018 at Paula Barber Hospice House in Ames. A Celebration of Life service will be Friday August 31, 2018 at 11:00 am at Lutheran Church of Hope 1821 Ingersoll in Des Moines.
David was born on April 22, 1957 in Grand Junction, Colorado to Orley and Effie (Louswma) Smith. He worked as a fork lift operator and lived most of his in Corydon. David enjoyed woodworking, trimming trees, working on 1979 Ford Pick-up truck, and watching sports, especially the Kansas City Chiefs, Iowa Hawkeyes and Chicago Cubs. Being a mentor with the Christian Mentors Network was very important to him.
He is survived by a son, Randy (Sarah) Smith of Scottland; two daughters, Treassa Bollig (Mike) of Kamrar and Dawny Trower (Justin) of Ellsworth; four grandchildren, Leyton, Ryker, Finn and Willow; a brother, Floyd Smith of Laundale, NC and four sisters, Joyce Miller of Sacramento, CA, Marilyn Miller of Jefferson City, MO, Carol Smith of Texas and Pamela Frye of Cherryville, NC.
David was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers, Doyle Smith, Melvin Smith, Orlin Smith, Gerald Smith and five sisters, Mary Lou Payton, Wilma Frisbie, Kay Marie Ultrey, Ima Jean Cook and Joann Sanderson.
Soderstrum-Reimers Funeral Home in Jewell is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Christian Mentors Group 24307 Magic Mountain Pkwy#208 Valencia, CA 91355 or

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Celebration of Life




11:00 AM 8/31/2018 11:00:00 AM - 11:45 AM 8/31/2018 11:45:00 AM
Lutheran Church of Hope Downtown

1821 Ingersoll Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50309

Lutheran Church of Hope Downtown
1821 Ingersoll Ave. Des Moines 50309 Iowa
United States

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