Carl E. Smith, 89

Carl E. Smith, 89, of the Iowa Veterans Home, formerly of Stratford and Webster City, died peacefully, Monday morning, June 10, 2013, at the Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. Following cremation, a private family memorial service will be held at a later date. For further information or to send a condolence please visit or call 641-844-1234. The Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Carl and his family.

Left to cherish his memory are his children: Dennis Smith of Bullhead City, AZ, Sherre Fisher of Van Meter, Iowa, Cynthia (Tom) Pekarek of Steamboat Rock, Iowa, and Carla (Jeff) Murra of Des Moines, as well as 8 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and his siblings-Forest Smith in Florida, Juanita Rose of Ottumwa, Iowa, Josephine Page of Tucson, AZ and many nieces, nephews, his IVH family and friends.