Armida ‘Midge’ Y. Smith


Armida ‘Midge’ Y. Smith

1924 – 2010

CROPSEY, Ill. — Armida “Midge” Yvette Smith, 85, of Cropsey, Ill., formerly of Berwick, passed away March 9, at 4:55 a.m. at her residence.

Midge was born Aug. 18, 1924, in Springvale, the daughter of Armand and Agnes Dwyer Ducharme. She was a registered nurse.

She married Charles Smith Jr., Oct. 6, 1945, in Springvale. He died Dec. 23, 1995.

Surviving are one son, Robert Smith of Berwick; two daughters, Dale (Kearney) Mason of Hadley, N.Y., and Paula A. (Edward) Ward of Cropsey, Ill.; sister, Gloria (Tom) Belliveau of Phoenix, Ariz.; four grandchildren, Tanya (Steven) Kemnetz, Heather Kemnetz, Michael (Jennifer) Kenney and Zachary Smith; four great-grandchildren, Morganne Kenney, Matthew Kemnetz, Mackenzie and Michael Kemnetz; several nieces and nephews; and special caretakers, Amanda Fredette and Peggy Garrels.

She was predeceased by her parents; one brother; and one granddaughter.

She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.