James (Jim) McKenzie Smith

ISHPEMING, MI – James (Jim) McKenzie Smith, longtime Ishpeming resident, passed away, Sunday, December 25, 2016, under the caring staff of D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans and with his family by his side after battling courageously with various debilitating illnesses over the years.

The Smith family will greet relatives and friends from 2 until 5 p.m. on Monday, January 2, 2017 at the Wesley United Methodist Church where the Ishpeming Fire Dept. will stand guard.

A memorial service will follow at 5 p.m. on Monday at the Wesley United Methodist Church with the Rev. JJ Mannschreck to officiate.

The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter #380 will accord Military Honors at the conclusion of the services.

Interment will take place in the Wesley Memorial Garden.

Jim’s complete obituary may be viewed at bjorkandzhulkie.com where relatives and friends may leave a note of remembrance.