Emery W. Smith

Obituary for Emery W. Smith

April 2, 1946 - February 18, 2021
Avon, Ohio | Age 74

Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother and Friend


Emery W. Smith, 74, of Avon and formerly of Mayfield died peacefully after a brave battle with cancer, on February 18, 2021. Emery graduated from Mayfield High School, The Ohio State University and Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He worked his entire career for Cleveland-Cliffs, retiring as the Assistant General Counsel.

Emery enjoyed golf, tennis, swimming and spending time with his family. He was a life-long Lutheran and a member of Faith Lutheran in Avon. He served his church as Vice-President of the Governing Board even working during his illness.

Emery leaves his beloved wife, Jean (nee Goglin) and their children, Natalie Marotta (Michael) and Emery W. (Nicolette). He was the proud and loving grandpa of Mike, Dominic, Katie, Ashley and Gabriella; dear brother of Thomas (Margaret) and Gregory (Marcia). Emery was predeceased by his parents, Emery and Mary.

Memorial Contributions are suggested to Faith Lutheran Church.

A Memorial Service will be held for Emery on Thursday, February 25, 2021, 11:00 am, at Faith Lutheran Church, 2265 Garden Drive, Avon, 44011. Rev. David Woolsey will officiate. Cremation by Busch.
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  • Faith Lutheran Church
    2265 Garden Drive
    Avon, OH 44011

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Avon, OH 44011
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