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Owen Durward


February 01 , 1932 - September 07 , 2020

Owen Durward Smiley
Owen Durward Smiley
1932 - 2020


Friday, September 11, 2020
1:00 ~ 3:00 PM
Michigan Memorial Funeral Home


Friday, September 11, 2020
3:00 PM
Michigan Memorial Funeral Home

Interment in Michigan Memorial Park



SMILEY, Owen Dunward., age 88, of Carleton, Michigan passed away Monday evening, September 07, 2020. He was born in Hamletsburg, Illinois on February 01, 1932. He was the son of the late Harvell and Aline (Brown) Smiley. Owen retired from Great Lakes Steel, and from many years of farming. He also had a trucking business thereafter, for several years. He loved his home in Carleton, Michigan where he enjoyed gardening and maintaining his yard. Owen was a 32nd degree Master Mason belonging to the Flat Rock 110 Lodge. Owen was married to Gloria (Suemnick), for 65 years before her death in 2016. He was the loving father of Pamela (John) Good. Grandfather to Michelle (Bradley) Clark and Brandon (Hallie) Good. Great grandfather to Kiersten, Connor, Ethan, Nolan and Brooks. Owen is also survived by sisters Barbara Curnel, June Kerns, Janice Ellegood, Shirley Kirk and brothers Dennis and John. He was preceeded in death by his sisters Deborah Smiley and Beverly Williams.


Our hearts are with you in this sad time. You were a wonderful, thoughtful daughter to your dad. Hugs and love, Bonnie and Roger Bowerman Roger and Bonnie Bowerman