Isiah passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 at his home in Otsego.
He was born March 9, 1994 in Holland, the son of Gary and Rebecca (Johnson) Smalley. Isiah graduated from Western Michigan University where he had studied abroad in Italy and was president of the Entrepreneur Club. He had worked as manager at Arcadia Brewing Company in Kalamazoo until their closing. Isiah was a “foodie” and a dog lover. He enjoyed traveling, hiking, longboarding and spending time with his family and many friends.
Isiah had many close friends and his smile lit up a room when he walked in. He was always quick to make everyone laugh and to lend a helping hand to anyone in need. He was a trusted and beloved friend to many.
Surviving are his parents; sisters, Jillian (Jason) Hickson and Kelly (Brian) Potter; biological siblings, Stephen, Janae, Jalynn, Jacobi and Jasmine Williams; nieces and nephews, Ethan, Ella, Kaitlyn and Brooklyn; grandparents, Richard and Wanita Johnson, Herbert Smalley and Byron and Brenda James along with many aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Mary Smalley.
Friends may visit with Isiah’s family starting at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at the Winkel Funeral Home in Otsego, until the time of the funeral service at 1:00 P.M., with Pastor Bob Hatfield officiating.
Burial will follow at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego.
Contributions in memory of Isiah may be made to the Pet Resource Network of Otsego.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.