Patricia Ann Smith
- December 10, 2021
Patricia Ann Smith, 76, of Mansfield, passed away at OhioHealth Mansfield on Wednesday, December 8, 2021.
Patricia was born on December 26, 1944 in Burlington, New Jersey, and she was the daughter of Ernest and Marion (Force) Smires. Patricia was retired from Richland Newhope, and was a member of the Galion Moose Lodge #177. She was a devoted wife, and very loving mother, who was dedicated to meeting the needs of her children and family. An avid reader, Patricia could be found with a magazine or newspaper in hand often. In life there were many things that brought Patricia joy, her cats being one of them. She loved Luna and Tokyo very much. She enjoyed cooking, the challenge of a daily crossword puzzle, taking care of her house plants and watching westerns and sci-fi movies.
She is survived by her husband, Gary Smith; her three sons, David, Paul and Chad Scribner; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; her brother, David Smires; her sister, Diane Gaskill; sisters-in-law, Wanda Conn and Marcia Mast; brother-in-law, Terry Smith; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Sally (Michael) Gerseti; and a grandson, Dakota Scribner.
Family and friends may visit from 12:00-1:00 pm on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at Diamond Street Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 98 S. Diamond Street. Funeral services will begin immediately at 1:00 pm. Patricia will be laid to rest in Vermillion Cemetery in Hayesville, OH.