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Pearl Loretta Smith Venema
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Birth: Oct. 19, 1924
Colwood
Tuscola County
Michigan, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 2003
Caro
Tuscola County
Michigan, USA

Pearl was the daughter of the late William S. & Susanna (Dettweiler) Smith, and was a lifelong area resident.

She was married to Peter Venema on July 11, 1945 at the Colwood United Brethren Church. For over 40 years, she and her husband attended Hillside Assembly on Hurds Corner Road near Cass City.

Surviving besides her husband, are five children and their spouses: Allen Venema of Buffalo, NY, Calvin D. Venema of Cass City, Doreen & John Asher of Ft. Myers, Fl, Edwin & Pame Venema of Albuquerque, NM. Frank Venema of Cass City, thirteen grandchildren, 4 great grand children, 3 brother, 3 sisters and their spouses, Don & Carol Smith of Caro; William & Marion Smith of Powell, TN; Fred & Joann Smith of Frankenmuth; Mary Smith, Rosella Lehner, both of Caro; Ruth Boggs of Pine Mountain, KY and many nieces & nephews.

Pearl was predeceased by an infant son, Bruce Venema in 1949, and by 5 brothers and 1 sister, Roy, John, Richard, Elden & Alvin Smith & Mabel K. Smith.

Funeral service took place Tuesday, February 11, 2003 at the Colwood U.B. Church with Rev. Phil Whipple and a Brother in Christ, Bill Lavery, officiating. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Steven Smith (1882 - 1942)
  Susanna Dettweiler Smith (1888 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Peter Venema (1926 - 2012)
 
 Children:
  Bruce D. Venema (1949 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alvin Charles Smith (1908 - 2001)*
  Elden Thomas Smith (1910 - 2001)*
  Roy James Smith (1911 - 1987)*
  Mabel Katherine Smith Smith (1913 - 1989)*
  John Orlan Smith (1914 - 1990)*
  Mary Ellen Smith Smith (1916 - 2007)*
  Rosella May Smith Lehner (1918 - 2017)*
  Ruth Fern Smith Boggs (1920 - 2008)*
  William Jay Smith (1922 - 2013)*
  Pearl Loretta Smith Venema (1924 - 2003)
  Richard Edison Smith (1929 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Saginaw
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
Record added: Feb 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33520021
Pearl Loretta <i>Smith</i> Venema
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Pearl Loretta <i>Smith</i> Venema
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Pearl Loretta <i>Smith</i> Venema
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