Blazers News · Blazer Athletics Grieves Loss of Rob Smith


Marquette Catholic High School is saddened to learn of the passing of former cross country and track coach Rob Smith. Smith passed away unexpectedly Saturday at the age of 46.

Rob was a loving husband to his wife, Jennifer, for 18 years. Jennifer currently serves as a teacher at New Prairie Middle School. The couple has four children: Robby (16), Joey (10), Gabby (8), and Livy (8).

A GoFundMe page has been established to assist with the family’s upcoming expenses and future college expenses (https://www.gofundme.com/f/the-family-of-rob-smith?utm_source=customer&utm_campaign=m_pd+share-sheet&utm_medium=copy_link-tip).

Marquette asks that you keep the Smith Family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.