Home
Resources
More Obituaries for Betty Smith
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Betty Smith

Obituary Condolences

Betty Smith Obituary
Betty C. Smith

1935 - 2014 GRANTHAM, NH Betty C. Smith, 79, died on Nov. 24 of lymphoma. Born in Tyringham, Mass. on Oct. 15, 1935, Betty was the daughter of Wilbur and Carrie (McCarthy) Clark. She grew up in the Berkshires and graduated from Lee High School and the Bishop Memorial School of Nursing. She also graduated from the College of St. Joseph, and received an advanced nursing education at Northeastern University. Betty was the first school nurse at the Flood Brook Union School in Londonderry, Vt., where she developed numerous programs to assist children and families. Betty also worked at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in the Pediatric and Adolescent department as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner until her retirement in 2000. Betty was an avid skier, gardener, and cyclist; particularly enjoying European bicycle trips with her friends. She leaves three grown children, Jeffrey L. Smith (and his friend, Stephanie Kairies) of South Londonderry, Vt., Kimberly S. Tenner ((and her husband, Arthur) of Arlington, Vt., and Scott F. Smith (and his wife, Anabel) of Pelham, N.Y. She also leaves two grandsons, Eric and Tayler; two brothers, Francis Clark of of S. Lee, Mass., and Martin Clark of Monterey, Mass.; many nieces and nephews, and many special friends. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to The Upper Valley Haven at 713 Hartford Ave in White River Junction, Vt. or The Lake Sunapee VNA and Hospice at PO Box 2209 in New London, N.H. A memorial service will be held at the North Universalist Chapel at 7 Church Street in Woodstock, Vermont on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 1 p.m.
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Nov. 29, 2014
Read More