Michael William Smith

East Alton | Saturday, February 2 2013

Michael William Smith, 73, passed away at 11:41 pm Saturday February 2, 2013 at home with his family by his side.

He was born January 19, 1940 in Alton, IL the son of Walter & Mae (Richey) Smith.

He was a boilermaker for Local 363.

He is survived by a daughter, Lorrie Ann McClaine of Kansas City, MO and a son, Dennis McClaine of Rocky Mount, Virginia; two grandchildren, Spencer Clayton McClaine and Katherine Grace McClaine; one sister, Mary Petras of Wood River, IL and a brother and sister-in-law, Ronald & Betty Smith of Dow, IL, two special nieces, Rhonda Young and Tanya McGee.

For over 40 years Michael had a special love for Mary Ann Smith and her children.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Dennis Smith.

Visitation will be from 4 pm until time of funeral services at 7 pm Wednesday February 6, 2013 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey with Rev. George Humbert officiating.

Following the funeral services, Mr. Smith will be cremated.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

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Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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