Michael D. Smith, 34, of Wickliffe, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, at his residence.
Born March 7, 1985, in Euclid, he had been a lifetime Lake County resident.
Michael was a 2003 graduate of Wickliffe High School, where he was a proud member of the soccer program and swing band. He was on multiple bowling leagues in Wickliffe and Mentor and a devoted fan of the Cleveland Indians, Ohio State Buckeyes and Minnesota Vikings.
He was the loving son of Thomas H. Smith of Broadview Heights and Linda S. (nee Leiendecker) Daria of Wickliffe; brother of Brian A. Smith of Willoughby and Patricia A. Cox of Southhampton, England-UK; and uncle of Jacklyn T. Smith and Luna-Mae Smith.
Family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at The Abbey of Willoughby, 38011 Euclid Ave. (located on the grounds of McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Home), in Willoughby, with a Celebration of Life at 7:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his name are suggested to The Epilepsy Research Foundation, 8301 Professional Place W. # 230, Landover, MD 20785, or Cleveland Clinic Neurological Research Institute, 6770 Mayfield Road, Suite # 226, Cleveland, OH 44124.