Joseph C. Smith, Sr.

Mar 26, 2018
Smith SR, Joseph C


10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Garden View Chapel, 3655 Logan Avenue in Waterloo


4:00-7:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 27th and an hour prior to the services on Wednesday at the Chapel.


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Joseph C. Smith, Sr., age 76 of Denver, Iowa, died Monday, March 26, 2018 at his home.

He was born September 5, 1941 in Waterloo, the son of John H. and Daisy P. (Avery) Smith.  Joseph attended Waterloo schools.  He was united in marriage with Juanita Lee Tournier on September 28, 1963 in Preston, MN. 

He began his career at Lenzer Roofing Co. and later owned and operated Joe’s Roofing for 12 years, retiring in 1986.  Joe loved the outdoors, especially fishing and camping.  He treasured time spent with his family and liked to work on cars and also enjoyed a daily ride with his pet dog Stella. 

Survivors include his wife, Juanita of Denver; a son, Joseph C. Smith, Jr. of Waterloo; 2 daughters, Lisa J. (Tadd) Hennings of Denver and Dena M. Smith of Waterloo; 8 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; a great granddaughter, Brylea; 6 brothers, William, Richard, Ronald, Merle, Johnnie and Donald Smith; 9 sisters, Alta Carter, Virginia Niedert, Garnet Niedert, Charlotte Niedert, Verna Parker, Sandy McCrady, twin sisters Barbara and Gayle and Dottie in infancy.

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  1. Patty Macomber Billington | Mar 27, 2018
    Sorry to hear that Joe Pass he was a good man praying for the families

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