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George B. Smith

October 17, 1929 ~ December 23, 2020 (age 91)

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Obituary

George Bernard Smith, age 91, of Lyndon Station died on Wednesday December 23, 2020 at his home with his wife by his side.  George was the first son of George A. and Lillian L. (Langer) Smith and was born on October 17, 1929 in Janesville, WI.  On February 5, 1951 George was united in marriage to Geraldine A. Rollette at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in New Lisbon.  George entered in the U.S. Army in 1951 and served in combat in Korea.  After his return from military duty George went to work for A.M. Castle Steel in Chicago, IL until he retired in 1984 when they moved to Castle Rock Lake.  They later moved to Lyndon Station and have resided there for the past 15 years.  George loved his dogs and enjoyed fishing and just being outdoors.

George is survived by his wife Geraldine of Lyndon Station, and by his siblings; Donna (Harry) Helfrich of La Crosse WI, Sharon (Bruce) Rhutasel of Oregon WI, Gary (Sonja) Smith of New Lisbon WI, and Richard Smith of New Lisbon WI.  He is further survived by many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday December 30, 2020 at 1:00p.m. at the Hare Funeral Home (217 W Pearl St) in New Lisbon with Fr. Robert Letona presiding.  Relatives and friends may call at the Hare Funeral Home on Wednesday from noon until the time of service.  Burial with military honors will be in St. Paul’s Catholic Cemetery in New Lisbon.  Online condolences are available at www.harefuneralhome.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
December 30, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Hare Funeral Home
217 W Pearl St
New Lisbon, Wisconsin 53950

Funeral Mass
Wednesday
December 30, 2020

1:00 PM
Hare Funeral Home
217 W Pearl St
New Lisbon, Wisconsin 53950

Committal
Wednesday
December 30, 2020

2:00 PM
St. Paul's Catholic Cemetery
8th Ave
New Lisbon, WI 53950

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