Patsy June Smith, 77

October 13, 2009

JULY 30, 1932-OCT. 11, 2009

MARLOWE, W.Va. - Patsy June Smith, 77, of Marlowe, W.Va., passed away on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009, at Heartland of Martinsburg.

Born July 30, 1932, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Leroy and C. Madeline (Obitts) Poffenberger.

Patsy attended Williamsport High School.

She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Richard "Dick" L. Smith; daughters, Roxanna Myers of Williamsport, Wanda Knipple of Marlowe, W.Va., Ivy Kirby of Williamsport, Monica Nipper of Jacksonville, Fla., Paula Dunahugh of Williamsport and Brenda Dom of Pennsylvania; sons, Dannie Taylor of Cumberland, Richard Smith of Clear Spring and William Smith of Cumberland; sister, Wilma "Perk" Taylor of Williamsport; brothers, Ronnie Poffenberger of Berkeley Station, W.Va., Ralph Poffenberger of Hagerstown, Bill Poffenberger of Marlowe, W.Va., and Larry Poffenberger of Clinton, N.C.; 27 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her little companion, Sassie.

Also, she was preceded in death by her first husband, William Taylor in 1955; sons, Craig and William "Bill" Taylor; a daughter, Carlita Osteen; sisters, Wanda Hunt, Shiela Keller and Lois Garrish; and a brother, Garry Poffenberger.


Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14, at Rest Haven Cemetery, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave. Hagerstown, with Ralph Poffenberger officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heartland of Martinsburg, 209 Clover St., Martinsburg, WV 25404.

Arrangements are by Rest Haven Funeral Chapel.

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