Barbara A. Smith, 61

Barbara A. Smith (Greenhagen), of West Bend, died on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2008, at St. Joseph’s Hospital at the age of 61 years.

She was born on Oct. 31, 1946, in Pennsylvania to the late David and Delores (Thomas) Greenhagen.

For the past seven years, she made West Bend her home.

For a number of years, she worked as a veterinarian’s assistant.

Barbara was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Survivors include two daughters, Donna (Tom) Smith and Karen (Fred) Akeson, both of West Bend; 10 grandchildren Hailey and Evan Smith, Harmony, Savannah and Paulina Akeson and Tony (Angel), Matthew, Sarah, Hope and Allen Udarbe; three great-grandchildren, Haley, Antoine and Aspen Udarbe; one brother David "Butchie" (Donna) Greenhagen of Arizona; one sister-in-law, Jane Udarbe of West Bend; other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by a son, Paul Richard Udarbe; and a daughter, Delores "Peanut" Udarbe.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday at the Schmidt Funeral Home, West Bend, with Bishop Tom Pierringer officiating.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Thursday from 5 until 6:45 p.m.
Memorials are appreciated.

Barbara’s family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the West Bend Fire Department EMS personnel and the staff of the emergency department at St. Joseph’s Hospital for their tremendous care efforts.

Barbara will forever be remembered and loved.