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Obituary for Willard E. Smith

Willard E. Smith, 83, of East Greenville passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 15th, 2023. He was the husband of the late Norma Smith who passed in 2013. Born in Perkiomenville, he was a son of the late Frederick and Louisa (Kulp) Smith. He retired from Knoll Furniture Company in East Greenville after over 40 years of employment. He was a longtime member of St. Philip Neri Catholic Church in Pennsburg. Willard enjoyed spending time with his family and friends and engaging in good conversation.

He is survived by his children, Rebecca, wife of Jerry Wanner of Lansdale, Todd Smith of Sellersville, and Wendy, wife of Terry Benner of Green Lane; his grandchildren: Ian, Erin, Gillian, and Olivia; and his great grandchildren: Jonathan, Christian, William, Liam, and Alexander. He was predeceased by his grandson, Erik, his daughter-in-law, Susan Smith, and his siblings, Frank and James.

All are invited to a Memorial Mass at 10 am on Thursday, January 19, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 1325 Klinerd Rd., Pennsburg. He will be laid to rest with his wife in Holy Cross Cemetery in East Greenville immediately following the Mass.

Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pennsburg has been entrusted with his arrangements. Visit his "Book of Memories" at