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Theodore "Ted" J. Smith

January 25, 1950 - January 11, 2023

Theodore “Ted” J. Smith, 72, of Springfield, passed away, surrounded by his wife and daughters, on Wednesday, January 11, 2023. He was born January 25, 1950, in Springfield, the son of Theodore J. and Betty Marie (Peontek) Smith. He married Jean M. Ryan on November 24, 1989.

Surviving Ted are his wife; four daughters, Cozette Smith of Springfield, Christina (Andrew) Kelley of Pella, IA, Holly (Kola Pasdeck) Smith of Indianapolis, IN, and Amy (Bob) Cawley of Glenarm; four grandchildren, Avery Cawley, Finn, Amelia and Ellie Kelley; three siblings, Timothy Smith of Jacksonville, Kenneth (Lisa) Smith of Rochester, and Melinda Smith of Laguna Woods, CA; and brother-in-law, Terry Stickel of Springfield.

He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Drena Stickel; and sister-in-law, Debbie Smith.

He was a lineman for CWLP and retired in 2004, after 34 years of service.

Visitation: 10 am – 12 pm, Friday, January 13, 2023 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.

Funeral Service:  12 pm, Friday, January 13, 2023 at Staab Funeral Home Springfield with Chaplain Patsy Kelly officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, January 13, 2023

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Visitation: 10 am – 12 pm, Friday, January 13, 2023 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.


Service Information

Date: Friday, January 13, 2023

Time: 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Funeral Service:  12 pm, Friday, January 13, 2023 at Staab Funeral Home Springfield with Chaplain Patsy Kelly officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, January 13, 2023

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Address:

1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

(217) 789-2340 Map

Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.


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