Lee Robert Smudz, age 97, died Sunday, June 17, at Carolina House of Durham. Born in Cleveland, OH to the late Michael and Josephine Pater Smudz on May 6, 1910, he moved to Durham more than seven years ago.
Surviving are his four children: Elaine Munley and husband, Bill, of Durham; Thomas Lee Smudz, Timothy Lee Smudz and Terry Robert Smudz, all of Cleveland, OH; 16 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. Mr. Smudz was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores Ashdown Smudz.
Funeral services will be held at a time and date to be announced later in Cleveland, OH.
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Hall-Wynne Funeral Service is assisting the Smudz family.