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Alberta Smith

October 22, 1922 January 8, 2018
Alberta Smith
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ALBERTA SMITH, age 95, of Piqua, died at 8:30 P.M. on Monday January 8, 2018 at Koester Pavilion, Troy, OH. She was born October 22, 1922 in Dayton, Oh to the late Robert and Rosella Stockton.  On June 30, 1942 in Piqua, OH, she married Louis Smith.  He preceded her in death on September 12, 2007.

Alberta is survived by four daughters: Victoria “Vicki” Garrett, Piqua, OH, Blanche E. Houston, of CA, Doris Shurelds, Lima, OH, Janet Butcher, Columbus, OH; four sons: Louis Smith, Jr. Columbus, Oh, Michael Smith, Piqua, OH, Lee Smith, Piqua, OH, Mark Smith, TN and; four sisters: Shirley Johnson, Sylvia Hudson, Henrietta Stockton and Esther Franklin, all of Sidney, OH; seventeen grandchildren; several great grandchildren and several great-great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by one son: Paul Smith, three grandchildren, three brothers and two sisters.

Alberta graduated from Sidney High School, Sidney, OH.  She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Piqua, OH.  Alberta was also a member of the Sidney American Legion Post.  She worked at Miami Industries, Piqua, OH for 15 years and at Copeland Corporation, Sidney, OH for 10 years.  Alberta proudly served her country in the US Army during World War II.

A Celebration of Alberta’s Life will be held Thursday January 18, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at MELCHER-SOWERS FUNERAL HOME, Piqua, with Fred W. Hudgins, Sr. and Elder Brian Hamilton officiating. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington with full military honors by the Veterans Elite Tribute Squad.

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1:00 PM 1/18/2018 1:00:00 PM
Forest Hill Cemetery

8660 N. State Route 66
Piqua, Ohio 45356

Forest Hill Cemetery
8660 N. State Route 66 Piqua 45356 Ohio
United States

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