Ann Marie Smeal

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Ann Marie Smeal, 78, of Morrisdale, Graham Township, passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
Born July 4, 1938, in Curwensville, Pa., she was the daughter of Louis and Mary Elizabeth (Kula) Tkacik
On Feb. 11, 1956, at St. Timothy's Church in Curwensville, she wed Fred H. Smeal.  He preceded her in death on Oct. 14, 1993; and her daughter, Jacqueline Louise, on Nov. 1, 2007.
Other family members preceding in death were her parents; sister, Margaret Wiertel; and brothers, Edward, Ludvik, George Tkacik.
Surviving are three children, Debra A. Smeal of Bellefonte, Sharon Camise and husband John of DuBois and F. Mike Smeal and wife JoAnne of Curwensville; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters and a brother, Agnes Flanagan and husband Arden of Olanta, Madeline Mary and husband Walter of Sun City, Fla. and John Tkacik and wife Karen of Curwensville; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Smeal was a homemaker, was very faithful to her Roman Catholic upbringing, and enjoyed life with family and friends. She spent many recent years assisting and providing care to others. She enjoyed traveling, frequenting eateries, and talking on the phone. 
Her first out-of-the-house job was at a local family-owned eatery known as Hamer's Restaurant. 
She also was recognized in retail as an Avon Representative for over 42 years. During that time, she was a Leader in Sales, a member of their National Honor Society, and a member of Avon's prestigious President's Club for Excellence in Service.
She was very well known in the community. She was Judge of Elections for Graham Township  for many decades and enjoyed the time spent at the election hall.  
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Timothy Roman Catholic Church, 306 Walnut Street, Curwensville, Pa., at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 30, 2016, with the Reverend Father Mark J. Mastrian as celebrant.  Interment will be in the Crown Crest Memorial Park in Hyde, Pa.
The family suggests contributions be made to the .
Online condolences may be made to the family at 
The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville is in charge of the arrangements. 
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Curwensville, PA 16833
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Published in The Courier Express from July 27 to July 28, 2016