Marla S. Smith

YORK Marla S. Smith, 56, died on Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 1:32 a.m. at York Hospital. She was the wife of the late Donald E. Smith, Sr. and companion of Stanley R. Thomas, Sr. Viewing will be from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 5th at Workinger-Semmel F.H. & Crematorium, Inc., 849 E. Market St., York. The service will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with her pastor, the Rev. Courtland Howard, officiating. Burial will follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery. Mrs. Smith, a homemaker and member of York Second Church of the Brethren, was born September 28, 1956 in Columbia and was the daughter of the late Shirley H. (Knaub) Demmitt. She is survived by five sons, Donald E. Smith, Jr. and Michael P. Smith, Sr. both of York, Shawn M. Knaub of Manchester, and Stanley R. Thomas, Jr. and Gregory P. Thomas both of York; two daughters, Tammy S. Knaub and Lori A. Smith both of York; 17 grandchildren; and three siblings. She was preceded in death by her stepfather, Thomas "Sonny" Demmitt and two sisters. Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses. www.workinger-semmel.com

Funeral Home

Workinger-Semmel Funeral Home - York
849 E. Market Street  York, PA 17403
(717) 854-2315

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Feb. 2, 2013