Mildred O. “Millie" Smoker, 83, of Garden Spot Village, formerly of Intercourse, peacefully went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Born in Manheim Twp., she was the daughter of the late Rudy R. and Ada Oberholtzer Landis. She was the loving wife of the late Alvin F. Smoker who died on Jan. 7, 2013.
Mrs. Smoker was a member of the Ridgeview Mennonite Church. She was a faithful volunteer at the Re-Uzit Shop and Ridgeview Church. She also enjoyed quilting and sewing.
She will be missed by her children: Terry married to Marg Smoker, Paradise, Mary Lou married to Mark Garratt, Goshen, IN, Charles married to Anne Marie Smoker, Japan, Tom married to Robin Smoker, Denver, Carol married to Mark Wiker, Lititz; 13 grandchildren; two step-granddaughters; a step-great-grandson; sisters, Ella Mae Heintzelman, Willow Street, Lorraine married to Roy Parmer, Lancaster. Her son, Jerry Lynn Smoker; her granddaughter, Alyssa Grace Garratt; and her siblings, Beatrice Patches, Richard and Robert Landis preceded her in death.
The funeral will be Sunday, June 14, 2015 at 2 p.m. from the Ridgeview Mennonite Church, 3723 Ridge Rd., Gordonville. Interment: the adjoining cemetery. Viewings: Saturday, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Garden Spot Village Chapel, 433 S. Kinzer Rd., New Holland and 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. at the church on Sunday.