Margot Marta Smith(1939 - 2013)


Margot Marta Smith

Margot passed away on Thursday, February 14, 2013. She was born March 11, 1939 in Schkeuditz Germany district of Leipzig, the daughter of Anna (Dauer) and Willy Schmidt.

Margot attended church at Echoes from Calvary Church for the past several years, where she had became a faithful member. Among other things that Margot enjoyed was sight seeing, cooking, arts and crafts, camping, music, classic movies, gardening and she loved her dog Bear.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willy and (Anna Dauer) Schmidt.

She is survived by her husband, Ervin D. Smith; two children, son and daughter, Andreas and Cynthia Smith; three grandchildren whom she was very proud of, Brandi Lynne Smith, Sierra Marie Bright and Sebastian Matthew Bright; her siblings, Nelly Evans, Georg Schmidt, Liana Thader and several nieces and nephews.

Margot was laid to rest on February 19, 2013 at the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Salinas.

Published in The Salinas Californian on Mar. 8, 2013