Cover photo for Charles R. Smith's Obituary
Charles R. Smith Profile Photo
2017 Charles 2017

Charles R. Smith

December 9, 2017 — November 23, 2017

Charles R. Smith, 76, of Moline, Illinois, died Thursday, November 23, 2017, at Aspen Rehab & Health Center, Silvis.

A gathering to celebrate Chuck’s life will be 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, December 9, 2017, at John’s Lutheran Church, East Moline.  Cremation will take place at Trimble Crematory, Moline, under the direction of the Cremation Society of the Quad Cities.  Memorials may be made to the family.

Chuck was born August 16, 1941, in Macomb, Illinois, the son of Ernest and Mary Evelyn (Birdsell) Smith.  He married Patricia Ann VanRycke on June 20, 1965, in East Moline.  She died October 8, 2014.

He enjoyed tinkering with anything and everything, whether it needed to be fixed or not.  He also liked watching sports, especially the Denver Broncos.

Chuck is survived by two daughters and their spouses, Theresa and Richard Bodkin of Davenport, Iowa, and Lori and Drew Hopkins of Moline, three grandchildren, two brothers, and one sister.  He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, four brothers, and one sister.

Visit to share condolences with the family.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Charles R. Smith, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 4

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree