Leona Smith died February 9, 2014

Leona Minnie Schroeder Smith was born August 20, 1929 in La Vernia, Texas. She passed away February 9, 2014. Leona was the fifth of six children born to Herman Schroeder and Lena Wagner Schroeder.

Leona was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd W. Smith, four siblings, daughter Barbara, two grandsons and several nieces and nephews. She is survived by sister Evelyn Gateley, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She is also survived by daughters Paulette, Frances and Regina; Seven grandchildren; 12 greats-granchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held 1:30pm Sunday, February 16th, at Hope Lutheran with interment in the church columbarium. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hope Lutheran Building Fund.