Lucille L. <I>Dahms</I> Smith

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Lucille L. Dahms Smith

  • Birth 29 Aug 1917 Gladbrook, Tama County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 2 Nov 2011 Toledo, Tama County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Unknown, Specifically: Private Internment
  • Memorial ID 100556293

Lucille L. Smith, 94, of Toledo, passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2011, in Tama. She was 94 years of age.

Father: Henry Dahms
Mother: Alvena (nee Bern) Dahms.
Brothers: Gilman, Gilbert, Ervin, Lester, & Wilbur

Husband: Edgar R. Smith (d: 2004)
Son: Dale
Daughters: Sharon & Joan

On June 16, 1940, Lucille was united in marriage to Edgar R. Smith in Marshalltown, Iowa. She worked for Dick's Restaurant in Toledo and later at the Maid-Rite, also in Toledo. Lucille enjoyed gardening, working in the yard, and watching and feeding the birds. She also enjoyed crossword puzzles and watching Iowa football. She loved baking and cooking, especially for her family.

At the time of her death, Lucille was grandmother to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband Edgar, on March 24, 2004, one son, Dale Smith; one granddaughter, Angela Benda, and one great-granddaughter, Abigail Thomazin. Also preceding her were five brothers, Gilman, Gilbert, Ervin, Lester, and Wilbur Dahms, and two sisters-in-law, Mary and Margaret Dahms.

A public visitation was held November 6, 2011 in Tama, Iowa, with private burial planned at a later date.

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  • Created by: Kate Sutherland
  • Added: 11 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100556293
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lucille L. Dahms Smith (29 Aug 1917–2 Nov 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100556293, ; Maintained by Kate Sutherland (contributor 47267064) Unknown, who reports a Private Internment.