Charles Kenneth “Ken” Smith of Ft. Myers, Florida, formerly of Easton, passed away on Monday, October 3 at Joann’s Hospice House in Bonita Springs, Florida. He was born on February 5, 1926 in Peoria to Charles and Alma (Hoskins) Smith. On March 29, 1953 Ken married the love of his life, Marjorie Friedrich in Havana and she survives. The couple would have celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary in March of 2023. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, November 20th at 2:00 p.m. at the Easton United Methodist Church at 108 E. Main Street in Easton. Following the service, a time of fellowship will be held in the church basement with refreshments being served. Should family and friends desire, memorial contributions in Ken’s memory can be made to the following: Easton United Methodist Church, Shriners Children’s Hospital, or St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Hurley Funeral Home in Havana is in charge of arrangements.