Caden Michael Smith

APPLE CREEK – Caden Michael Smith, infant son of Justin R. and Emily A. (Amstutz) Smith of Apple Creek, died before his birth and was welcomed into Heaven on Aug. 26, 2014, at Hillcrest Hospital in Mayfield Heights.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by maternal grandparents, Mike and Karen Amstutz of Apple Creek; paternal grandparents, Bob and Debbie Smith of Hanoverton; maternal great-grandparents, Henry Stutzman of Berlin, and George and Margaret Amstutz of Dalton; paternal great-grandmother, Lorain Smith of Salem; aunts, Jessalyn (Rueben) Rockwell of Hanoverton, and Carrie (Justin) Raber of Wooster; and a cousin, Mckinley Raber of Wooster.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, Aug. 31, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Smithville Mennonite Church, 6097 Akron Road, Smithville, OH 44677.

Burial will take place in the church cemetery at the family’s convenience, prior to the gathering.

Auble Funeral home is assisting with the arrangements. Online registry and expressions of condolence may be made at

Memorials may be made to help families going through high risk pregnancies c/o Warren County Foundation (Harrison’s Heros on the memo line), 2835 Ashcroft Drive, Apt. 3, Beavercreek, OH 45432.