Donald “Donnie” A Smith, age 61, of Spencer, passed away Thursday, December 9, 2021, at Marshfield Medical Center. A time of remembrance will be held from 10:00 AM until Noon on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at the Hansen-Schilling Funeral Home (1010 E Veterans Parkway) in Marshfield.
Donnie was born September 27, 1960, the son of Donald G. and Kay L. (Alloway) Smith. He graduated from Amherst High School in 1978. He went on to work at his family-owned business as a Manager at Don Smith Sales for several years at the Schofield Store. He then moved to Spencer and became the Warehouse Manager at that location with his younger brother David. In 2011 after Don Smith Sales closed Donnie opened “Don’s Little Club” on Highway 98 near Spencer.
Don was always a very hard worker and loved people as well as a good time! He would help out a friend in need, as he was a very caring and loving person. Don loved to shoot pool and was a sports car enthusiast. He also enjoyed hunting. As an animal lover he adored his 2 cats!
Don is lovingly survived by his siblings: Glenn E. Smith (Beth Young), Ginger E. Smith, Diane L. Kluck (Al Sanders), and Kathleen L. Hess (Shirley Kastner). He is further survived by nephews: Dustin, Corey, Danny, Johnathon, and Erik; as well as nieces: Kristin, Ashley, Cameron and Kacie. He will truly be missed.
Don is preceded in death by his parents: Donald G. and Kay; as well as a brother: David R. Smith; as well as a nephew: Donald James Smith.