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Daily Item Obituaries

October 14, 2013

Evelyn I. (Moody) Smith, 92, Red Lion

— RED LION — Evelyn Irene (Moody) Smith, 92, of Red Lion, was ushered into Heaven by the Lord on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at the Barbara J. Egan Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born Dec. 3, 1920, in Northumberland, a daughter of the late Martin and Gertrude (Long) Moody. She was married to Ray A. Smith who passed away on Oct. 4, 1974.

Evelyn was a seamstress for the York Casket Co., formerly York-Hoover, until her retirement in 1986.

She was a member of Salem U.C.C. Church and recently attended Round Hill Presbyterian Church.

Evelyn enjoyed traveling and her greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She is survived by one granddaughter, Tammy Godfrey and her husband, Troy of Red Lion; four great-grandchildren, Barry Leader, Brandi Urey and her husband, Brandon, Kayla Beard and her husband, Josh, and Cortney Godfrey and her companion, Greg Johnson; three great-great-grandchildren, Masen Urey, Audrey Beard and Emelia Leader; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Lorraine Leader who passed away in 2002; an infant son, Terry Smith; one grandson, Brian Leader; one brother, Kenneth Moody; and one sister, Ruth Cressinger.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Pomfret Manor Cemetery, 900 Packer St., Sunbury, with the Rev. Dr. Chester V. Joines officiating.

Memorial contributions in Evelyn’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, York County Division, 610 Community Way, Lancaster, PA 17603.

Life Tributes by Olewiler & Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory, Inc., 35 Gotham Pl., Red Lion is in charge of arrangements.

Send condolences at BestLifeTributes.com.

 

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