In Loving Memory of Kirby Smith

Kirby Smith was best known for his heart and his smile. A father of 3, but a father figure to many more, it was impossible to come into contact with my dad and not leave a better person. His smile would always shine in the toughest of times and his laughter would leave behind a wake of happiness. He loved being a father most, long hikes with his dogs, and growing the world’s hottest peppers. We admired my father for most of his leadership philosophy of loving others as fervently as possible and fighting beside them in the trenches of life. We knew we were never alone.

These beautiful words were written by Travis Smith, Kirby's son and best friend. Travis and his wife Abby are friends of ours and we love their family dearly. And just like Kirby modeled, we want to get in the trenches with this amazing couple by rallying around them financially to pay for funeral costs and unexpected bills. 

We will leave this campaign open until October 3rd. There is no such thing as a small contribution; every dollar means the world. Please leave a note of encouragement with your donation, if you feel like you can. Your words of empathy and compassion would mean so much as they grieve the sudden death of their father and best friend. Thank you so much for showing generosity and kindness to the Smith family.
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    • $100 
    • 35 mos
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    • $300 
    • 36 mos
  • The Jasiczeks 
    • $50 
    • 36 mos
  • Lindsay Tamez 
    • $50 
    • 36 mos
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    • $100 
    • 36 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Brittany Baker 
Salt Lake City, UT
Abby Smith 
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