On Saturday, March 20, 2021, Donald Smith Jr, loving husband and father of one daughter passed away at the age of 57.
Donald was born on March 15, 1964 in Chicago Illinois to Donald and Juanita Smith.
He moved to Arizona shortly after graduating high school. He worked for American Express for over 20 years, and it was there that he met his wife Robin. They were married on September 12, 1992, and raised one daughter, Raumilya.
Donald loved the ocean and most especially dolphins. Being at the ocean was his happy place. He even had a dolphin and family infinity tattoo on his arm.
Donald was preceded in death by his father Donald Smith, and his mother Juanita Smith.
He is survived by his wife Robin, his daughter Raumilya, his two bothers Michael and Patrick (Sharron), his four sisters Donna, Debbie (Ron), Kathy (Johnny), and Jackie (Nick) along with three nieces, one nephew, and one great nephew.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday May 8th, 2021 at Camino del Sol funeral home in Sun City West at 12 noon.
Immediately following the celebration of life will be a small luncheon.
The family requests in lieu of flowers, a donation be made to St. Jude’s Cancer Research.
A celebration of life will also be held in Chicago on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 from 4:00PM till 8:00PM at the Hann Funeral Home 8230 S. Harlem Avenue Bridgeview, Illinois 60455.
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