Leslie “Snuffy” E. Smith


Leslie “Snuffy” E. Smith, 70 year old resident of Swanville, MN, passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021 at St. Gabriel’s Hospital in Little Falls, MN. A Funeral Service was held Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls.
Leslie Edward Smith was born on April 12, 1951 in Little Falls, MN to the late Leslie O. and Dorothy (Turner) Smith. He graduated from Swanville High School in 1970 and then attended Staples Vo-Tech school. Snuffy worked at Long Prairie Packing and then at Larson Boats until they closed their Little Falls plant in 2012. His interests included collecting coins, reading books and watching westerns. Snuffy enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He took a couple of trips down to Oklahoma to visit his sister.
Snuffy is survived by his sister, Dorothy “Dotty” Baum of Swanville; many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leslie O. and Dorothy Smith; sisters, Yvonne Koester, Joyce Fritz and Elaine Sutton.