Samuel John Smith Jr., 47, of Bena, died Jan. 19, 2009, in Duluth.
The service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Ball Club Community Center. The wake will be held from 6 p.m. today until the time of the service at the Ball Club Community Center. Burial will be in the George Johnson Memorial Cemetery, Winnie Dam, Minn.
Carroll Funeral Home of Deer River, Minn. is assisting the family with arrangements.