SPIRIT?LAKE?- Funeral services for Jerry Dale Smith, 63, of Estherville and formerly of Spirit Lake will be 10:30 Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012 at First Presbyterian Church in Spirit Lake. Interment will be at Lakeview Gardens Cemetery in Spirit Lake. Visitation will began after 3 pm, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012 with the family present from 5 7 p.m. at Turner Jenness Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Online condolences may be sent at www.turnerfuneralhomes.com Turner Jenness Funeral Home of Spirit Lake in charge of arrangements.
Jerry Dale Smith "Smitty" was born June 2, 1949 in Estherville, the son of Lester and Nadine (Walters) Smith. He was educated in Estherville.
On June 17, 1972, Jerry was united in marriage to Nancy Smith in Marshalltown. He worked as a supervisor for Swift & Co. in Worthington, Minn., until his retirement.
Jerry Dale Smith
Jerry enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching the Minnesota Vikings play football. He also enjoyed playing cards, collecting antique guns and spending time with his family and friends.
Jerry passed away Aug. 17, 2012 at his home in Estherville at 63 years of age.
He is survived by his mother, Nadine Smith; sister, Kay Scott; daughters, Shelley (Troy) Knouse, Lisa (Jeremy) Brevik, Leslie Reiter and Angie Knutson; grandchildren, Adrian Smith, Asher Brevik, Mackenzie Brevik, Emily Knouse, Mikayla Knouse and Madyson Knouse.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lester Smith and his wife, Nancy Smith.