SMITH, JoAnne E.
Passed away peacefully on January 27, 2013 at the age of 91. She was preceded in death by her husband Earl. She is survived by her sons Craig Smith, Daniel Smith and wife Rene, and Stephen Smith and wife Nancy Freed; grandchildren Justin, Barrett, Brandon, Lane, Emma, and Eliana and great-grandchildren Clarissa, Layla, and Jack. She will also be missed by the many dear friends she leaves behind. She was born in Los Gatos, CA, spent early childhood on her father's peach ranch in Yuba County before residing in the Sacramento area for more than 80 years. She was a longtime member of P.E.O. and will be greatly missed by her fellow Chapter IP sisterhood. Friends are welcome for a celebration of her life on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the Rivers Edge Retirement Community, 601 Feature Drive, Sacramento. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of JoAnne Smith may be made to The P.E.O. Foundation, California Chapter IP, 3700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IO 50312.