Obituary of Judith Jacinth Smith
Judith Jacinth Smith, 92, formerly of Jefferson, passed away on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Columbus Health and Rehabilitation in Columbus, WI.
Judy was born on March 23, 1927 in St. Louis, MO to Oliver and Ruth (Crawford) Smith. She married Gerald Smith on May 27, 1950 in Overland, MO. He preceded her in death on April 24, 2010. Judy assisted her husband with his electronics business. She was later employed as the lunch program manager at Lakeside Lutheran High School for 22 years. Judy was a member of St. Paul’s Ev. Lutheran Church and their Ladies Aid. Judy also volunteered at Twice Is Nice in Jefferson. She enjoyed gardening, cooking for her family, crocheting, and sewing. Family was very important to Judy and she was a wonderful Christian role model to them.
She is survived by her children Narda (Gary) Mack, Fort Atkinson, WI, Naomi (Lloyd Hahn) Bitter, Arlington, WI, Bruce (Sue) Smith, Longmont, CO, Nyoka (Dick) Kasprzak, Fox Lake, WI, Naida (Scott) Roscovius, Jackson, MO; 22 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 4 great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Gerald Smith Jr., sister Jewel Kern and brothers Ardith and Clay Smith.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 11:00am at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 301 S. High St. Fort Atkinson, WI 53538. Burial will follow at the Cold Spring Cemetery. Friends may call at the church on Friday from 9:00am until the time of the service. As an expression of sympathy you may wish to consider memorials to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church or to Lakeside Lutheran High School.
Nitardy Funeral Home, Fort Atkinson is assisting the family.