Medina: Irene B. Smith, 87, passed away September 17, 2020. Irene was born April 11, 1933 in Albion, the daughter of the late Albert & Mary Goodwin. Irene retired in 1993 from the Orleans County Nursing Home as a cook. She loved to cook, garden, bake, play bingo and crochet. Above all, Irene loved her family, especially during the holidays when everyone was together.
Irene is predeceased by her husband, Richard Smith; daughters, Mary O. Smith and Martha Atkins; son, James Smith; brothers, William Gadway & Robert Goodwin; sisters, Emma Clark, Ethel Youngs and Violet Bennet.
She is survived by her children, Richard Smith, Sue Smith (Ron Roth), Dennis (Tammy) Smith and Betty Ann (Lonnie) Froman; daughter-in-law, Sharon Smith; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
The family will receive friends at the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. 21 W. Avenue, Albion, on Monday, September 21, from 12:00-2:00, followed by her funeral service at the funeral home at 2:00pm. To view Irene’s service please go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5apne9ErEvg Face mask and social distancing will be required. Interment will be in Mt. Albion Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Dementia Society of America, P.O. Box 600 Doylestown, PA. 18901 or the American Diabetes Association, 4955 N. Bailey Ave. #217, Amherst, NY 14226.
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