Betty M. Smith, 85, of North Coventry Township, PA went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Friday December 4, 2009 at Chestnut Knoll in Boyertown.
Born in New Haven, CT, Betty was the daughter of the late Charles and Mary (McFadden) Neiman.
Betty is survived by her husband of 64 years Richard (Dick) L. Smith; her brother Douglas Neiman, her sister Annabelle Emes, many nieces and nephews.
Betty was a member of the Wesleyan Christian Church in Pottstown and was a friend at the Pleasantville EC Church in Oley Twp, where she served on the Official Board as a steward of the church, a decorator and social activity chairperson. She worked at the former Doehler’s as a final inspector for 5 years and at the former Wolf’s China & Glass Shop in Pottstown in sales for 15 years. Betty enjoyed gardening, loved dogs and all animals and was especially proud of her home. She was the best aunt on earth.
Betty will be remembered as a devoted wife and a generous, gentle and loving person. She will be missed by everyone who knew her.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday December 7, 2009 at Wesleyan Christian Church, 1301 Hilltop Road, Pottstown, PA 19464 with Pastor Dan Gerber officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM at the church. Burial will follow at Temple Methodist Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Betty’s name to Wesleyan Christian Church Memorial Fund, PO Box 139, Pottstown, Pennsylvania 19464 or Caring Hospice, 400 Commerce Drive Suite C, Fort Washington, PA 19034.