Edwin J. Smietana, Sr.June 1, 1929 ~ April 26, 2017 (age 87)
Edwin J. Smietana, Sr., age 87 of Rossford, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the University of Toledo Medical Center. He was born on June 1, 1929 in Rossford, OH to Andrew and Mary (Buczek) Smietana. Ed was a 1947 graduate of Rossford High School and was employed with Libbey Owens Ford Glass Co. as a pattern maker for 46 years. Ed was a member of All Saints Catholic Church, and enjoyed the time he spent with all of his friends at the Rossford Senior Center. Ed was also instrumental in the construction of the Rossford Marina.
Surviving are his children, Richard (Karen) Smietana, Edwin (Donna) Smietana, Jr., Marsha (Andy) Kott and Barb (Randy) Perry; special friends, Helen Evanoff; John Jr. and Marty Vrablic. Also surviving are 8 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Mary (Kaminski) in 2010; and his siblings, Joe and Ted Smietana, Stella Szabo and Genevieve Rysz.
Family and friends may visit at All Saints Catholic Church, 628 Lime City Rd. on Monday, May 1, 2017 where the family will greet visitors beginning at 10 AM in the church Narthex. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 AM in the church. Interment will be private. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford. Memorial contributions may be directed to the charity of the donor’s choice. To leave online expressions of sympathy please visit www.sujkowskirossford.com.
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