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Greg Smith Obituary

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Greg Smith

Brookfield, WI

September 26, 1968 - January 2, 2024

Greg Smith Obituary

Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer on Jan. 2, 2024 at age 55.  Loving husband of Ellen for 31 years and proud father to Timothy, Steven and Samuel.  Beloved son of Elaine Smith and devoted brother to Jodi Smith and Christine Tews (Jim).  Proceeded in death by his his father, Ron Smith and brother, Scott Smith.  Also loved by Paul and Pat Brings (in-laws), Andy Brings (brother-in law) and countless other friends and family.


Greg attended South Milwaukee High School where he met his future wife Ellen. He graduated from University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He and Ellen settled in Sussex to raise their family. Greg had many passions and was very active in a variety of communities including his church, his neighborhood, his band (Alter Ego), his career and many more. He loved working as a sales engineer and cherished the relationships he got to make with customers/friends. Greg was blessed to have many friends that he loved to share time with skiing, playing/watching sports, traveling, volunteering and having a good laugh doing whatever.


Greg’s legacy will carry on in how he inspired us all to live and act. We miss you already.


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Greg Smith Legacy Fund to continue to support all that Greg loved and promote his charitable legacy.

Checks can be made out to Ellen Smith for the Greg Smith Legacy Fund or use the following Venmo link.


Visitation will take place on Sunday, January 14, 2024 at Krause Funeral Home, 21600 West Capitol Drive, Brookfield, WI from 3:00 PM - 6:15 PM with a time for sharing memories at 6:30 PM. Funeral Services will take place on Monday, January 15, 2024 at St. James Catholic Church, W220 N6588 Town Line Rd, Menomonee Falls, WI at 10:00 AM.

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Event information can be found on the Official Obituary of Greg Smith.