Timothy Weldon Smith, formerly of Wyandotte, died July 13, 2007, in Mesa, Ariz. He was 56.

Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his wife Tina and his parents, Jesse and Seleta Smith.

He was born March 16, 1951, in Pittsburg, Kan. He was a retired Vietnam veteran and he had worked in law enforcement

He is survived by four children, Becky Barney and her husband Eric of Eagle River, Alaska, Tim Smith and his wife Cynthia of Moore, Dawna Choe and her husband Warren of Gurnee, Ill., and Jenny Elvenholl and her husband Matt of Forsythe, Ill.; three brothers and two sisters, Jesse Smith and his wife Marilyn of Stroud, Mickey Smith and his wife Nelda of Rye, Colo., Sue Ridge and her husband Randy of Elkton, Va.; John Smith and his wife Candy of Las Vegas, Nev.; Cindy Wyley and her husband Ken of Creede, Colo., 15 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.