Dallas Smith

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Dallas Earl Smith, 89, of Belleville, IL, born January 14, 1934, in Frankford, MO, died Wednesday, January 25, 2023, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL.

Mr. Smith served in the United States Army. He worked for Chelar Tool and Die, he later worked for 17 years as a machinist for Anheuser Bush and later retired. Dallas was a member at St. Peter’s Cathedral.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 47 years, Catherine J., nee Fischer, Smith, whom he married on December 28, 1963, and who died on July 30, 2010; his parents, Dallas S. and Eunice M., nee Beeby, Smith; and two brothers, James and Jerry Smith.

He is survived by his four children, Thomas E. (Sherry) Smith, Sue Boeckman, Victoria (Eric) Davis, and Stephanie L. Smith (John);
nine grandchildren, Alexander (Maggie) Smith, Haley, Samantha, and Elijah Smith, Cassie (Kevin) Pinney and Brandon Boeckman, Derik Carroll, Dakota, and Erika Davis;
and seven great-grandchildren, Peyton, Caroline, Tucker, Hazel, Silas, Harper, and Henry.

Memorials may be made to the Belleville Area Humane Society. Condolences may be expressed online at www.rennerfh.com.

Visitation: Friends may visit from 11 a.m.  to 1 p.m. Saturday, January ­­28, 2023, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, January 28, 2023, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Very Rev. Godfrey Mullen, OSB officiating.

Burial will be at Lake View Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Fairview Heights, IL.

Celebration of life to follow at The Edge (2nd Floor) at 4:00 PM.


7 Comments on Dallas Smith

phil zarlingo said : Guest Report Feb 04, 2023 at 9:53 AM

sorry for your loss, we knew Dallas from the many dance events he attended. nice man

  • IL
Kyle Naliborski said : Guest Report Jan 30, 2023 at 11:41 PM

My deepest condolences to the entire Smith Family.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Barbara Abell said : Guest Report Jan 28, 2023 at 1:54 PM

Sue, I'm so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. Please accept my sincere condolences. You and your family are in my prayers! 🙏🙏🤗

  • Swansea
  • Illinois
Susan Wobbe said : Guest Report Jan 28, 2023 at 11:25 AM

Sue, Very sorry to hear about your Dad.

  • O'Fallon
  • IL
Michele Edwards Thomas said : Guest Report Jan 27, 2023 at 5:06 PM

So very sorry for your lost. May memories of him give you joy knowing that he is with his wife again. RIP Dallas.

  • Cottleville
  • Mo
Marlene Boggiano said : Guest Report Jan 26, 2023 at 5:20 PM

Uncle Dallas was the most kindest person I ever had the pleasure to know. Even though we didn't get to see each other very often, he was always thought of with love. May he rest in peace with Aunt Cathy.

  • Poway
  • California
Janet B Smith said : Guest Report Jan 26, 2023 at 4:47 PM

Dallas, I will miss you very much.

  • CA

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