Margaret Elizabeth (Nugent) Smith
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Age 83, of Greenville, DE, formerly of Kennett Square, PA, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 25, 2013 surrounded by her loving family.
Margaret graduated as a bacteriologist from Purdue University where she met her late husband of 50 years, Jerold B. Smith. Margaret loved traveling, gardening, golfing, music and cooking and spending time with her family. She was a member and past president of Spade and Trowel Club of Kennett Square. She enjoyed singing with several Chorale groups and attended the Academy of Life Long Learning.
Margaret is survived by her 5 children, Karen A. Barton, Kim E. Nelkin, Diane S. Mateson, Janet S. Collins, and Paul N. Smith; and 14 grandchildren.
The family wishes to thank the nurses and staff of Stonegates Healthcare for the tender loving care of our mother.
A Celebration of Life will be celebrated on Thursday, January 31 at 11:30 am at Lower Brandywine Church, 101 Old Kennett Road, Greenville. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a contribution to Delaware Hospice, Inc., 3515 Silverside Road, Wilmington, DE 19810.
Published in The News Journal from January 27 to January 30, 2013