|Birth: ||May 17, 1917|
|Death: ||Aug. 11, 2011|
May 5, 1917 – Aug. 11, 2011 Anna H. Smith, 94, of Keokuk died at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011, at River Hills Village, Keokuk.
She was born on May 5, 1917, in Keokuk, the daughter to Karl H. and Katherine McManus Hemmy.
She married R. Buell Smith on June 21, 1938, in Keokuk. He preceded her in death in 1974.
She was a member of All Saints Catholic Church, Keokuk.
Anna served on the library board, the Friendly House Community Center, Lee County Historical Society, Ladies of St. Francis DeSales and St. Joseph Hospital Auxiliary.
Survivors include: a son, John H. "Jack" Smith and his wife, Mary Jo, of Keokuk; six grandchildren, Julie Bashore (Tracy), Kathy Smith Leggett, Justin Smith, (Kathy), Cara Smith Penry, Ted Smith (Gina) and Dayton Smith (Jessica); and 10 great-grandchildren.
She also was preceded in death by her parents; a son, James B. Smith; and a brother, John K. Hemmy.
A mass of Christian burial service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at All Saints Catholic Church, with the Rev. Joseph Roost officiating.
Her body will then be donated to the University of Iowa Schools.
Burial of her ashes will take place at a later date in Keokuk National Cemetery.
Daily Gate City (Keokuk, IA) - August 12, 2011
Ralph B Smith (1914 - 1974)
Anna Smith Nay 5 1917 Aug. 11 2011 His Wife Mother of their 2 Sons
Keokuk National Cemetery
Plot: A 637-B
Created by: Sincerely Yours
Record added: Aug 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74996714