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Georgene Ruth Smith


Mrs. Georgene Ruth Smith, 90, South Williamsport native, died Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at The Williamsport Regional Medical Center.

Georgene was the widow of the late Dale C. Smith, who preceded her in death on March 23, 1982.

Georgene was born January 5, 1926 at South Williamsport, the daughter of the late George W. and Caroline Leffler Ball.

Georgene retired from the Grit Publishing Company at Williamsport in 1971. She had been employed there for 26 years and had worked in the pressroom.

She was a member of the Messiah Lutheran Church at South Williamsport. She was a member of theGrit Publishing Company Quarter Century Club, and the former American Lung Association of Lycoming County.

She enjoyed travel and sewing.

Graveside funeral services and committal will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at The Montoursville Cemetery. There will be no visitation and flowers will be provided. The Rev. Kerry Aucker will officiate.

Contributions in memory of Mrs. Georgene Ruth Smith may be made, if so desired to, The American Lung Association of Central Pennsylvania, 3001 Gettysburg Road, Camp Hill, PA. 17011.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Charles M. Noll Funeral Home, 1 East Central Avenue, South Williamsport, PA. 17702 charlesmnollfuneralhome.com