Wesley Smith 64 of Pataskala, Ohio passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2023 at his residence.
He managed the garage at the Oho State University Hospital. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, enjoyed playing senior chair volleyball and the senior lunch program at the church.
Wesley is survived by his sister, Renee (Jeff) Slyh of Pataskala; brother, Keith (Teri) Smith of Florida; step-son, Michael (Tish) Lyons of Zanesville; step-grandchildren, Galen Lyons, Jaden Lyons, Kayleb Lyons and Sammy Lyons; nephews, P.J. Bowen, Christopher Smith, Andrew (Malinda) Slyh and Caleb (Kayla) Slyh and great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, the love of his life, Kay Lyons Smith, sons, Paul Matthew Smith and Wesley Edward Smith, parents, Emmett and Faette Yvonne Smith, Jr., brother, James Ogle Smith, Sr., nephews, James Ogle Smith Jr. and Joshua Todd Slyh.
A memorial service will be held Friday, May 12, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ United Methodist Church with Rev. Ben Foulk officiating. Friends may visit 1 hour prior to the service at the church. A private inurnment will be at Basil Memorial Cemetery at a later date. Caring Cremation® is being handled by the JOHNSON-SMITH FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, BALTIMORE, OHIO.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Christ United Methodist Church, 700 S. Main St., Baltimore, Ohio 43105.