Stanley Eugene Smith
Residence: Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana
Died: Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Location: 9:10 p.m., at the St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center in Delphi, Indiana
 
 
Age: 88
Date of Birth: Saturday, May 24, 1924
Birth place:
Branch: Army
Service: World War II
Father: Joe Stanley Smith  
Mother: Letha Ann ( Bayes ) Smith  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: The Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana, area most all of his life.
Funeral Date: Thursday, October 25, 2012
Funeral Location: Private Family Services was at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana
Clergy:
Burial will take place: Private for the family.
Visitation will be: No Visitation or Services scheduled for the public. Everything was private for the family.
Biographical Information: Stanley had lived in Terre Haute and Kokomo, Indiana, communities prior to moving to the Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana, area, where he had lived most all of his life. He had received his G.E.D. for Chrysler Corp in 1969, and got honorable mention at his daugher, Sandra's graduation. Stanley had served from March 19, 1943 to Feburary 7, 1946 in Patton's Army during World War II, and had fought in the "Battle of The Bulge. He had worked as an inspector for Chryler in Kokomo, Indiana, for twenty-nine (29) years, retiring in 1983. Stanley loved fishing at Oakdale Dam, and had won the "Big Fish" contest from from the Indianpolis Star Newspaper. He enjoyed playing golf with his wife, Bonnie, son, Larry, and others. Stanley had made two (2) holes-in-one at Pond View and Pine View Golf Courses. He was a lifetime member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles and former member of the Moose Lodge.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the wishes of the donor. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On November 28, 1947, in Terre Haute, Indiana, he married Bonnie L. Creamer. She survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Bonnie L. Smith of Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana;

Son,
Larry M. Smith of Monticello, Indiana;

Daughters,
Sandy K. (husband Walt) Bailey of Greenfield, Indiana;

Four (4) Grandchildren,
Joe (wife Angie) Smith, and
Kimberly Smith, both of Monticello, Indiana,
Michael Bailey of Greenfield, Indiana, and
Ashley Bailey of Indianapolis, Indiana;

Five (5) Great Grandchildren,
Hunter, Jaden, Alex, and Tori Smith, and
Gracey Bailey;

Brothers,
Fred Smith, and
Jack (wife Joyce) Smith, both of Monticello, Indiana;

Sister,
Zonia (husband Bob) Woods of Sun City, Arizona;

Sisters-in-law,
Vivian Smitha, and
Betty (husband George) Leep, both of Kokomo, Indiana;

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews and Cousins.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Joe Stanley and Letha Ann Smith;

Sister,
Bettty Chism;

Brothers,
Frank, Edward, and Paul Smith;

Infant Sister,
Dorothy Smith;

Infant Brother,
Richard Smith;

Daughter-in-law,
Ruth Smith
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583-8488.