Ronald M. Smith

Thursday March 4, 2021

Ronald M. Smith

March 4, 2021

Ronald M. Smith “Tank”, age 77 of Merrillville, passed away on Thursday, March 4, 2021.

Ronald is survived by his beloved wife of 48 years, Judy (nee Toth); son Jeff (Amanda) Carrigan; brother Tim (Lori) Smith; sisters Rae Ann French and Elaine (Frank) Davis; honorary children Vanessa Eitel, Titus Eitel, Troy Zimmer, and Jayson Carrigan; treasured grandchildren Brady, Emma, Austin, and Ally; and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Buck and Dolly; his beloved dog Captain Jack; as well as his brother-in-law Don French.

Tank served as an honored member of the United States Army, was a member of ABATE of Indiana for 32 years, and worked at Zimco Ready Mix for 23 years.

Memorial visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM with service at 6:00 PM at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel, 7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410. Donations may be made to the family or to Humane Indiana. For more info, call 219-736-5840


Wednesday March 10, 2021
3:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128