Donald Edward Smitley of Dunbar, PA, went to be with his Lord & Savior, Jesus Christ, on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at home.
He was born April 25, 1956 in Connellsville, PA, son of the late Howard R. Smitley and Betty Klink Smitley.
Don was a wonderful husband, father, brother, & friend.
He was a Union Secretary of the former Foseco Corp., a member of the Old Time Fiddlers, Irishtown Sportsman Club, Dunbar Boys Blue Grass Band, & a member & superintendant of Pechin Chapel.
He worked as a lift operator for Sony.
Surviving are his wife, Judi Uher Smitley and daughter, Jennifer Gelsick & husband, Mikey of St. Marys, PA, & brother, Rick Smitley of Mt. Pleasant.
He was preceded in death by father-in-law & mother-in-law, Edward & Grace Uher.
Friends will be received 2-9, Thursday, & noon-9, Friday in the Burhans-Crouse Funeral Home, 28 Connellsville St., Dunbar. Additional visitation in Pechin Chapel, Dunbar, Saturday from 10-11, the hour of service with Pastor Chris Varney, Pastor Lee Maley, & Pastor Tim Smitley officiating. Please go directly to the church.
Interment will follow in Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Dunbar.