Born: October 13, 1944 - Deceased: March 28, 2022
George “Geo” Allen Smith, 77, of Troy, IL, born Friday, October 13, 1944, in East St. Louis, IL, passed away Monday, March 28, 2022, at his residence in Troy, IL.
Geo was the proud business owner of Geo’s Wings and More in Belleville, IL. and a retired police officer. Geo was known for his love of motorcycle riding, shooting pool, golfing, fishing and so many other activities but most of all his love for singing karaoke and family time.
He was preceded in death by his:
- Son: Todd Smith
- Parents: Oscar and Elizabeth nee Lively, Smith
Surviving are his:
- Wife: Karen nee Trice, Smith of Troy, IL of 57 years
- Son: Brian Allen Smith of Washington Park, IL;
- Daughter: Kelly (Gary) Wongler of Troy, IL
- Sister: Jean Hornbostel of Tyler, TX
- Kari Smith
- Katie (Patrick) Armstrong
- Michael Smith
- Logan Wongler
- Torie Wongler
- Landon Wongler
- Mya Armstrong
- Nala Armstrong
- Nepal Williams
- Nyron Williams
- N’ryah Porter
- Alec Smith
- Jayce Smith
- Rosemarie Fricke of Swansea, IL
- Jerry Menard of Freeburg, IL
- Patty Damm of Troy, IL
- Al Trice of Troy, IL
- Jimmy (Tanna) Trice of Collinsville, IL,
- Tony Trice Sr. of Troy, IL
- Many dear nieces, nephews, cousins
- Life long friend: Denny Weisbrodt
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Little People of America – Gateway Chapter or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Visitation: Visitation from 4:00 – 8:00 pm, Friday, April 1, 2022 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, April 2, 2022 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Rev. Danny Perry officiating. Interment will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.