Wapakoneta - Evelyn R. Smith, 80, of Valparaiso, Ind., formerly of Wapakoneta, died May 13, 2010, at Porter Hospital.
She was born April 12, 1930, in Wapakoneta. On May 9, 1959, in Wapakoneta, she married George Smith, who survives.
Mrs. Smith was a graduate of St. Joseph High School, Wapakoneta. She will be remembered by those close to her as a kind-hearted, practical lady who cared deeply for her family.
Survivors include a son, Ben (Debbie) Smith, of Oklahoma; three grandchildren, Eric (Holly) Smith, of Valparaiso, Ind., and David Smith and Shari Smith, both of Oklahoma; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Vickie Ann Smith, who died in 1994.
Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Moeller Funeral Home, Valparaiso, Ind. Entombment will be in Graceland Cemetery.
Friends may call from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association.
Condolences may be expressed at www.moellerfuneralhome.com.