|Birth: ||Feb. 16, 1899|
|Death: ||Dec. 30, 1994|
Caroline was born in Racine to Charles J Smith 1867-1948 and Mary nee Klema 1870-1904. She had a brother Ernest Smith 1903-1910, a half sister Louise Germperle 1890-1971 (wife of Charles Cerney 1886-1961) and step brother Edward Herman Zimmerman born 1900. After Caroline's mother's death in 1904, she and brother Ernest lived with her paternal Grandfather William C Smith/Schmidt 1843-1918 and his 2nd wife Anna nee Klema 1868-1943. Caroline married John Dykstra 1898-1973 on Nov 5, 1925 in Racine WI. They raised four children: Betty, Eleanor, Charles and Ernest.
Caroline's parents, Charles J and Mary Smith; Caroline's grandparents, William C and Smith/Schmidt and wifes Catherine and Anna; and Caroline's brother Ernest Dykstra are also buried at this cemetery.
Charles J Smith (1867 - 1945)
Mary Klema/Klima Smith (1870 - 1904)
John Dykstra (1898 - 1973)*
Caroline Lucy Smith Dykstra (1899 - 1994)
Ernest Smith (1903 - 1910)*
"DYKSTRA MOTHER CAROLINE 1899-1994"
Note: shared headstone with husband John 1898-1973.
Country Haven Cemetery
Created by: DKroening
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36320066