September 30, 1921 – January 5, 2014
Margaret Smith, 92, died Sunday, January 5, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Memorial services will be held 10 a.m. Friday, January 10, at Iles-Westover Chapel. Inurnment of the cremated remains will be at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Margaret was born in Manilla, Iowa, and lived in the Des Moines/Urbandale area most of her adult life. She worked in food service at Urbandale Schools for 23 years retiring in 1981. Margaret was a member of Daughters of the Nile, Eastern Star and was a charter member of St. Stephen Lutheran Church. She enjoyed needle point, crocheting and camping.
Margaret is survived by her children, Judy Griffiths of Atlantic and Tom (Ruth) Smith of Grimes; grandchildren, Sherry (Robert) Hertko, Janice Lewis, Brett (Jessica) Smith, Steve (Rachel) Griffiths, Shane (Regan) Smith and Matt (Trisha) Smith; 17 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, and her sister, Jeri Allen of Bradenton, FL. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas L. Smith, her brother, Vernon Natzel and her great-grandson Dalton Smith.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Stephen Lutheran Church. Online condolences will be welcomed at IlesCares.com.
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