- May 12, 1917 - October 15, 2003
- Fort Wayne, Indiana
of Arthur's Passing
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Arthur W. Smith, 86, died Wednesday, October 15, 2003 at Hospice Home of Northeast Indiana in Fort Wayne. Born in Atlantic Mine, MI, he was a 1934 Graduate of Painesdale High School and then went on to become Supervisor at U.S. Rubber & Omega Rubber. After retirement, he volunteered as an aide at Forest Park Elementary School and was a Charter Member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church. Survivors include wife, Catherine Smith of Fort Wayne; son, Paul of Fort Wayne; grandson, Kenneth Smith, 2 great-grandchildren, several step-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; preceded in death by parents, one brother and two sisters. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30am Saturday with calling one hour prior at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 4916 Trier Road. Calling also 2 to 4 & 6 to 8pm with Vigil Service at 3:30pm at D.O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road. Entombment in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials to Cancer Services of Allen County.