SMITH, Dave, age 46, of Centerville, OH passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2023. Dave was born on October 21, 1976, to Larry and Anne Smith. He grew up in Milford, OH before graduating from Milford High School. After graduation Dave began his career with Community Landscape Group, eventually becoming the director of maintenance operations. He was a Master Mason at Lebanon Lodge No 26, in Lebanon OH. Growing up near Cincinnati made Dave a lifelong Bengals fan and he rarely missed an opportunity to watch his favorite team play. In his free time Dave also enjoyed playing golf and keno with his friends. Most of all Dave loved spending time with his family. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Dave is preceded in death by his father, Larry K. Smith.
He is survived by his loving wife of 13 years Nicki Smith; Mother, Anne Smith; step-father, Frank McCullough; brother Rick (Yvette) Smith; niece, Bella Smith; and numerous extended family and friends. Dave is also survived by his beloved cat Vega.
A visitation for Dave will be held from 2-6pm on Friday, January 27, 2023, at Routsong Funeral Home, 81 N. Main St. Centerville, OH 45459. A graveside will be held at 11am on Friday, February 3, 2023 at David’s Cemetery, 4600 Mad River Rd., Kettering, OH 45429. A livestream of the graveside service will be available to those unable to attend in person by visiting Routsong's YouTube channel at the time of the service. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the National MS Society or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.