Dorothy M. Smith, 93
Dorothy M. Smith (nee Hardwick), 93, of
West Bend, formerly of Cortland, Ohio, died on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, at
The Kathy Hospice.
She was born on May 23, 1917, in Buffalo, N.Y. As a young child, the
family moved to Ohio, living in Mineral Ridge.
On Jan. 26, 1938, she was united in marriage to William R. Smith in West
Virginia. William predeceased Feb. 25, 2005.
About 10 years ago, Dorothy and William moved to West Bend to be closer to
family. Her giving spirit will be dearly missed.
Survivors include a daughter, Janine Roman of West Bend; five grandsons,
Ryan, Kevin and Brandon Roman and Robert "Robbie" (Lucy) Smith
and Daniel (Cindy) Smith; a sister-inlaw, Maxine Smith of Ohio; other
relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Dale; and
her parents, William and Martha (nee Gradwell) Hardwick.
Funeral Services will be Wednesday, Dec. 22, in Ohio.
The Selby-Simpson Funeral Home of Vienna, Ohio, and the Schmidt Funeral
Home of West Bend are serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences
available at www.schmidtfuneral-home.com.
Dorothy’s family would like to express their deepest gratitude to the
staff at The Kathy Hospice. Their care and kindness are greatly
appreciated at a time when it is most needed.