Esther M. Smith

Esther M. Smith

Esther M. Smith, 80, of Reedsville, passed away Thursday morning, Nov. 3, 2016, at William Penn, Lewistown. Born Nov. 24, 1935, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Clayton and Roma (Loudenslager) Wert. Her husband, Charles Calvin Smith, preceded her in death on April 23, 1998.

Surviving are: children, Kathy A. Bishop and husband, Denny, of Duncannon, Charles C. Smith Jr. and wife, Jamie, of Lewistown, David R. Smith and wife, Marjorie, of Reedsville, Linda S. Downer, of Harrisburg; siblings, Sharon Feathers, of Yeagertown, Eleanor Smith, of Ferguson Valley, Clayton Wert and Leonard Wert, both of Lewistown, Sue Schomer, of State College; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Jane (Wert) Cameron and Janice Roth.

She was a member of Camping Clubs.

A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, at Bohn Funeral Home, Reedsville. Interment will follow in St. Marks Cemetery, Lewistown. There will be a viewing one hour before the funeral Sunday at the funeral home.

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