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Obituary for Donald James Smith

Donald James Smith, a longtime resident of Doylestown, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, November 24, 2019. He was 84.

Born in Doylestown, PA he was the son of the late Charles M and Mabel M (Keen) Smith. Don was the loving husband of Ann “Nancy” (Klair). The couple celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary in October.

Don was a proud U.S. Army Veteran and a lifetime member of Doylestown Fire Company. Don was employed by Young and Bowman as a master plumber. In his free time, Don enjoyed his hometown sports teams, games, camping, and travel.

In addition to his wife, Don is survived by a daughter, Susan McGurk (Charles), a son Geoff Smith (Rose); three grandchildren, Stephanie, Brittany, and Matthew; four great-grandchildren, Chase, Autumn, Athena, and Nolan. He is preceded in death by a sister, Doris, and step-sisters Elva and Bea.

Don’s funeral service will be rescheduled for Thursday, December 5th at 11:00 am at Doylestown United Methodist Church, 320 E Swamp Road, Doylestown, PA 18901. Family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00 am until the time of service.

Interment will be held privately at convenience of family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made through Don’s personal dedication page at

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