2012-11-15 / Obituaries

Mabel G. Smith

Mabel G. Smith, age 98, of Holmes, died peacefully at her home on Monday November 12, 2012.

She was born in Holmes on September 11, 1914, daughter of the late Eli and Emma (Robinson) Sprague. On August 13, 1933, she married Watson A. Smith in Carmel. Watson Predeceased Mabel on September 24, 1994.

Mrs. Smith was a member of the North East Baptist Church in Danbury, Ct. She loved farming, goats, and was an avid deer hunter.

Mrs. Smith is survived by her son Gerald W. Smith of Wyalusing, Pa.; her daughter Shirley Smith of Holmes; a sister Jean A. Ameen of Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl.; grandchildren - Geraldine, Watson, Marilyn, Abel, Kim, Glen, and Kathy; great grandchildren - Jason, June, Janet, Virginia, Laura, Patricia, Cristal, William, Kristofer, Joseph, Ryan, John Taylor, Andrew, Melissa, Joseph and Joshua; great great grandchildren - Zachery, Levi, Vincent, Briana, Adin, Joseph and Nathalie; and her nephew Roger C. Sprague. She was also predeceased by her daughter Ruth Austin, brother Clesson Sprague, granddaughter Laura Smith, nephew David Ameen, brother-in -law Katar Ameen and sister-in-law Elma Sprague.

The viewing will be Thursday, November 15, at Dwyer Funeral Home, 23 South Street, Patterson, NY, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The service will be held on Friday at the Funeral Home at 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Raymond Hill Cemetery in Carmel.

Contributions in her memory may be made to the Living Ambassadors for Christ, P.O. Box 392, Patterson, NY 12563-0392 or the Russell Mead Cemetery, 8 Nicholson Rd., Holmes, NY 12531.

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