Dolores T. Smith|
December 22, 1916 ~ February 5, 2014
Our beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother went to her heavenly home on February 5, 2014, she was 97 years old. Dolores was born in Skime, MN and moved to Seattle when she was 18 years old. In Seattle, she met her husband Clarence Smith and was married in May 21, 1947. They settled in Seattle (Northgate) and were active members of Hope Lutheran Church. She taught Sunday school and vacation bible school. Dolores loved to knit, bake and most of all read- she was always seen with a book in her hand. She was married for 37 years before Clarence preceded in her death on October 20, 1983. She was also preceded in death by her parents August and Bergit Thomalla and sisters Ethel Simons and Marie Thomalla.
Dolores was survived by her sister Yvonne Habedank (MN), daughter Diane Berg (Robert), grandchildren David Berg (Julie), Sarah Berg and Zachary Berg all local. She had two great grandchildren Noah and Madeline Berg. She also had many nieces and nephews.
Grave site services will be held on Saturday, Feb 15th at Washelli Pacific Lutheran section at 3pm. Funeral services will be held at First Lutheran Church, 10207 NE 183rd St, Bothell, WA on Sunday, Feb 16, 2014 at 1:30pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made to Hope Link or Children's Hospital.
Published in The Seattle Times from Feb. 11 to Feb. 12, 2014