Roy Emerson Smith, 85, of Platteville, died on Wednesday, Jan. 18, peacefully at home surrounded by his family. A celebration of Roy’s life was held from 10 a.m. until noon on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Melby-Bendorf Funeral Home & Crematory in Platteville. There was a time of eulogy and reflection at 11:45 a.m. and lunch followed at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Roy E. Smith Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com.
Complete obituary is in the January 25, 2012 issue of The Platteville Journal.