Donald James Smith was born in Lorain, Ohio on June 1, 1928 and passed away in Riverside, California on April 13, 2019. He served in the Army in the Korean conflict and was a proud veteran of this country. He went on to become an electrician as an electrical contractor for 60 years. He was married to Beverly Smith, whom sadly passed away only two days after her husband Donald, on April 15, 2019. He is survived by his daughter Billie Smith and granddaughter Jacqueline. He will be dearly missed by all his family and friends.