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Obituaries

Obituaries

Mary L. Smith 1941 - 2009 Herington

Ozawkie — Graveside services for Mary L. Smith, 68, Herington, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Ozawkie Cemetery, Ozawkie.
She died Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009, at the Abilene community hospital.
She was born Feb. 14, 1941. She had lived in Herington since 2006, having moved there from Ozawkie, where she had lived more than 20 years, after moving from Kansas City, Kan.
She was a child care worker for A Child’s World Daycare in Oskaloosa for 20 years, retiring in 2000.
She married Harold Dean Smith on Feb. 20, 1960, at Kansas City, Kan. He died Sept. 18, 2000.
Survivors include a son, Eddie D. Smith, Valley Falls; two daughters, Paula V. Persells, Herington, and Tina Louise Smith, Kansas City, Kan.; six grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday at Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Oskaloosa.
The family suggests memorials to the First Christian Church of Herington, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa, KS 66066.