Mary Eleanor Smith, 95 years old, formerly of Newport, passed away Friday, December 11, 2015 at Brookline Manor in Mifflintown. She was born March 5, 1920 in Ickesburg to Saul and Maude (Wolfe) Sundy. She was of the Lutheran Faith and enjoyed farming, flowers, gardening, and pets.
Mary was the widow of Cyrus A. Smith and is survived by her son, Ronald F. Smith and wife Linda of Port Royal; daughter, Martina S. Schade of York; grandchildren, Sherry Bowersox, Beth Dermota, Ronald Smith and Candace Bond; twelve great grandchildren and two great, great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Cyrus Benton Smith; son in law, Carlos Schade and three brothers and four sisters.
Services will be held Tuesday from the David Myers Funeral Home, Newport with a viewing from 10 AM until the funeral service at 11 AM, with Rev. Cheryl Dorman officiating. Burial will follow in the Newport Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Wounded Warriors Project, 1117 Country Club Road, Camp Hill, Pa. 17011.