OBITUARY

Robert J. Smith

November 29, 1959April 18, 2018

Robert J. Smith, 58, of Independence, MO passed away April 18, 2018. Robert was born November 29, 1959 to Bob and Helen Smith in Kansas City, MO. He graduated from William Chrisman High School in 1978. He met his wife Catherine "Katie" and they married on September 23, 1983. Robert spent 25 years working at AGC Flat Glass. He loved to fish, had a passion for sports, especially the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals, but his greatest joy was watching his children play their sports.

Robert is survived by his wife of 34 years, Katie Smith; son Justin and Sarah Smith; daughter Katie Smith and Mandi Greene; mother Helen Wisehart; brother Mark and Gail Smith; uncle Curtis Raines, along with nieces, nephews, cousins, and many other family and friends.

Visitation will be 5-8pm, Monday, April 23, 2018 at Maywood Baptist Church, 10505 E. Winner Rd, Independence, MO 64052. Funeral services will be 10am, Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the church. Burial in Blue Springs Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to Maywood Baptist Church, for all the beautiful work they do in carrying out God's plan.

  • FAMILY

  • Catherine "Katie" Smith, Wife
  • Justin and Sarah Smith, Son
  • Katie Smith and Mandi Greene, Daughter
  • Helen Wisehart, Mother
  • Mark and Gail Smith, Brother
  • Curtis Raines, Uncle
  • Nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Mark Smith, Pallbearer
  • Gregory Smith, Pallbearer
  • Mario Osborn, Pallbearer
  • Anthony Osborn, Pallbearer
  • Curtis Raines, Pallbearer
  • Justin Smith, Pallbearer
  • Katie Smith, Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitation Monday, April 23, 2018
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, April 24, 2018
  • Committal Service Tuesday, April 24, 2018
REMEMBERING

Robert J. Smith

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Danny Boese

April 22, 2018

Mark, so sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed working with Rob. He was a lot of fun to be around. Always had a smile. Keeping you and your family in my prayers.

FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Robert J. Smith, 58, of Independence, MO passed away April 18, 2018. Robert was born November 29, 1959 to Bob and Helen Smith in Kansas City, MO. He graduated from William Chrisman High School in 1978. He met his wife Catherine "Katie" and they married on September 23, 1983. Robert spent 25 years working at AGC Flat Glass. He loved to fish, had a passion for sports, especially the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals, but his greatest joy was watching his children play their sports.

Robert is survived by his wife of 34 years, Katie Smith; son Justin and Sarah Smith; daughter Katie Smith and Mandi Greene; mother Helen Wisehart; brother Mark and Gail Smith; uncle Curtis Raines, along with nieces, nephews, cousins, and many other family and friends.

Visitation will be 5-8pm, Monday, April 23, 2018 at Maywood Baptist Church, 10505 E. Winner Rd, Independence, MO 64052. Funeral services will be 10am, Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the church. Burial in Blue Springs Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to Maywood Baptist Church, for all the beautiful work they do in carrying out God's plan.