Marie B. Smith Obituary – Death, Marie B. Smith Funeral

By | January 5, 2022

Marie B. Smith Obituary – Death, Marie B. Smith Funeral

Marie B. Smith, 103, of Lower Burrell, died Friday, Dec. 31, 2021, in Logan Place, Lower Burrell. She was born May 10, 1918, in Etna, to the late George Milton and Mary Makoby Beck and has been a resident of Lower Burrell since 1970. Mrs. Smith was a member of Braeburn United Methodist Church and enjoyed crossword puzzles, word puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, playing cards, bingo, watching Jeopardy and she loved flowers.

She is survived by her son, Robert (Carol) Smith, of New Kensington; daughter, Marilyn Sharknis, of Allegheny Township; granddaughter, Adrienne (Dan) Smith; sister-in-law, Eileen Beck, of Allegheny Township; and numerous nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert F. Smith Sr.; brothers, Harry, George, Howard, Roy and William Beck; and sisters, Garnet Gardbascio, Margaret Mogavero and Gertrude Kelly. Private funeral services and burial will be in Plum Creek Cemetery by THE RUSIEWICZ FAMILY OF FUNERAL DIRECTORS, ARNOLD & LOWER BURRELL. www.RusiewiczFH.com. The family suggests donations made in her name to The American Cancer Society. www.cancer.org.