Bernice E. Smith, 90
June 12, 1924 -- Jan. 18, 2015
Bernice E. Smith, 90, Shiocton, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015. She was born on June 12, 1924, in the town of Ellington, daughter of the late Edward and Ida (Jahnke) Loos.
She was united in marriage to Roy Smith in 1965. He preceded her in death in 1999.
Bernice worked at the Hortonville Toy Factory for 18 years; then moved to West Bend.
She and her husband retired and move to Shawano. Upon Roy’s death Bernice moved back to Shiocton to be closer to family and friends.
She is survived by her daughter Jeanni Suprise, Shiocton; five grandchildren: Mandy (Shane) Ebben, Stephanie Suprise (fiancÚ George), Donna Miracle, Shelly Loos and Edward Loos, and a daughter-in-law, Maryann Loos. She is further survived by great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Bernice was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Richard Loos, son-in-law, Richard Suprise, grandson, JR Loos, four brothers: Clarence, Alvin, Roland and Bill, and three sisters, Ruth, Gladys and Eunice.
Funeral services for Bernice will be held on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Borchardt Moder Funeral Home, Shiocton, with Sr. Pauline Feiner officiating. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 9 a.m. until the time of service. Entombment will be in the Appleton Highland Memorial Park.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Jack Anderson and his team and Heartland Hospice for the excellent care given to Bernice in her final days.
“We will always love you and miss you Gee Gee, Love, Braxton, Logan and Kali.”
Borchardt & Moder Funeral Home, N5645 Highway 76, Shiocton, is assisting the family; 920-986-3191 and www.borchardtmoderfuneralhomes.com.