August 9, 1930 – March 14, 2014
Kathleen Marie Smith, 83, passed peacefully into heaven on Friday, March 14 from her home.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at Memorial Services of Iowa funeral home (4208 N. Ankeny Blvd.). A visitation will be held 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Monday, March 17th, also at the funeral home.
Kathleen was born August 9, 1930 in Harley, Iowa, and lived most of her life in or near Des Moines and Ankeny, Iowa. She worked many years in retail and, in her later life, at the McDonalds restaurant at Merle Hay. She was appreciated by all for her enthusiasm for life. She will be especially remembered by her family for her kindness and selfless love.
She is survived by her son and daughter Russell Smith Jr. and Pamela Smith; her grandchildren, Benjamin Smith and Victoria Mitchener; three great-grandchildren, Grace, Isaac, and Leah Mitchener; and her brother Oliver Frazier.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Russell K. Smith, her mother and father, Emma and James Frazier, and her brother, Orville Frazier.Information provided by: Memorial Services of Iowa 4208 North Ankeny Blvd Ankeny, IA 50023 515.964.0592 www.memorialservicesofiowa.com