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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Monday November 1st, 2021
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Tuesday November 2nd, 2021

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Susan R. Smith

Susan R. Smith, affectionately known as Sue, age 78, of Whitehouse, Ohio, passed away Thursday morning, October 28, 2021 at McLaren St. Luke’s Hospital in Maumee. She was the only child to Howard and Ruth (Hunter) Winter on December 14, 1942 in Toledo, Ohio. Sue married William “Bill” Smith on August 27, 1960. He preceded her in death on June 24, 2010.

Sue worked as a floral designer for Paul’s Flower Shop in Swanton for 30 years. She was a charter member of the Swanton Elks Lodge #2462 and Daughter’s of American Legion Swanton Post #479. Sue was a very talented tole and china painter. She looked forward to having coffee and breakfast with friends and playing cards during the week.
Sue is survived by her sons, Timothy Smith and Terence (Sharon) Smith; grandchildren, Rob (Nikki) Ellis, Jerry (Whitney) Blevins, Lauren (Ben) Lewandowski, Hannah (Ryan) Gilmore, Chloe and Maddie Smith; and great-grandchildren, Taylor, Jake, Sophia, Ellis and Ascher.

Besides Bill, her husband of 49 years, Sue was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held Monday, November 1st from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton. Services will be held Tuesday, November 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home with Fr. Michael Dandurand presiding. Interment will follow at East Swanton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

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Thoughts and prayers for the family. Sue and I hung together in high school. She was always laughing and we always had a lot of fun.

Carol Kille (SCHUSTER) Dec 23 2021 11:53 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Susan Smith

Carol Kille Dec 23 2021 11:50 AM

I can't even imagine… love and hugs to the family. I know in my heart Sue, mom and dad and Bill are living it up to be together again ❤️❤️ Happy heavenly birthday Sue 😘🥰

Sherry Petrivelli Dec 14 2021 8:38 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Susan Smith

Sherry Petrivelli Dec 14 2021 8:36 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Susan Smith

Jacque Bettinger Nov 4 2021 6:36 PM

We will always remember Sue and the happy times we had together.

George and Helen Dietz Nov 4 2021 6:15 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Susan Smith

George and Helen Dietz Nov 4 2021 6:12 AM

To the Smith family, so sorry for your loss. Knew Sue from the Elks for many years. She was a very special lady and friend.

Jeanie Bland Nov 3 2021 4:16 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Susan Smith

Lynda.Coffey & David Westmark Nov 2 2021 7:36 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Susan Smith

Ken and Kris Wagner Nov 1 2021 1:02 PM

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