Jeramy Richard Smith, 55, a former resident of Manhattan, passed away at his brotherís home in Chapman.
Jeramy was born Feb. 21, 1958, at Fort Riley. His parents were Ivan and Warrene (Johnson)Smith. He attended school in Manhattan, and obtained his bachelor's degree in human development and family studies from the University of Nevada in Reno, Nev.
He is survived by two brothers: Bill Smith and his wife Holly of Gardner, James "Mike" Peterson and his wife Angela of Chapman; one sister Dana Weeden and her husband Jim of Riley; several nieces, nephews, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents Ivan and Warrene, two brothers: John Smith and Jeffrey Peterson; two sisters: Carla Peterson and Diane Hughes.
The Londeen Funeral Chapel in Chapman is in charge of the arrangements.
Respecting Jeramy's wishes, there will be no public services. The family will have a private inurnment of the ashes at a later date.