Our family, offering compassionate, professional and affordable services since 1926.
Call 518-943-3240

Margaret Smith Obituary

Margaret D. Smith
Margaret D. Smith

February 4, 2011


Margaret D. Smith, age 88 native of Catskill, died Friday, February 4, 2011 at Columbia Memorial Hospital following a brief illness.
Mrs. Smith was born on June 19, 1922 to the late George W. and Rose Hock Deyo. She graduated from Catskill High School Class of 1940. She was a supervisor at JJ Newberry's on Main Street for 20 years until she retired on June 14, 1979. She was a life member of the Ladies' Auxiliary of Hose Co. #1 and the United Methodist Church. She was the wife of the late Philip A. Smith who predeceased her on February 9, 2000 and she resided at 124 Jefferson Heights until she became a resident at Kaaterskill Care.
She is survived by her daughter, Linda S. Chewens of Catskill and three grandsons: Richard Chewens, Jr., James Chewens, and Steven Chewens; nine great-grandchildren; two nieces and a nephew as well as several cousins. She was predeceased by her son Timothy George Smith on December 25, 1953, her brother G. Donald Deyo formerly of Las Vegas, and grandson Brian Chewens.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 9 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Keith Warner, Pastor of the Wesleyan Church officiating. Interment will follow in the Town of Catskill Cemetery. Friends and relatives are invited to call at the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill at 1 p.m. prior to the funeral service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kaaterskill Care Activity Center. Electronic condolences may be posted at www.millspaughcamerato .com