Friday, October 25th, 2013
Margaret Lucille Smith, 86, Celina, passed away at 10:11 a.m. Oct. 24, 2013, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born July 14, 1927, in Portland, Ind., to Lenna and Ida Mae Lanning Walker. On Jan. 8, 1946, she married Dalton Davis Smith, who died Aug. 14, 2006.
Survivors include her sons, Michael Smith, Celina, Douglas (Karla) Smith, Celina, and Randy (Gail) Smith, Celina; daughters, Linda (John) Arnold, Celina, Susan (James) Schindeldecker, Celina, Kathy (Gary) Yeakle, Indianapolis, Ind., and Jill (Scott) Beougher, Celina; 13 grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Bill (Liz) Walker, Portland; and sisters, Pat (George) Miller, of Florida, Jean Ball, Portland, and Mable Holcomb, Portland.
Deceased are a son-in-law, Charles Butcher; a brother, Fred Walker; and sisters, Barbara, Esther Bertke, Inez and Helen.
She was a housewife her entire life, loved her family and lived for her grandchildren. She was a member of the Celina Church of the Nazarene.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Monday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Douglas Meyer officiating. Burial will follow in Mercer Memory Gardens Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-6 p.m. Sunday and one hour before services on Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or the Cancer Association of Mercer County.