Obituary: Mrs. Margaret Smith

Mrs. Margaret Smith

Sister Margaret (Dittmer) Smith died at Nooksack, Washington on September 7, 2021 at age 79. She was born February 12, 1942 at Bethel, Alaska, a daughter of James and Grace (Giesler) Dittmer.

Sister Smith was united in marriage to Brother Robert H. Smith on July 15, 1961 at Sister Bay, Wisconsin.

She graduated from Gibraltar High School in Sister Bay, Wisconsin and attended Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, where she met Brother Smith. Sister Smith served alongside her husband in pastorates and specialized ministry settings at St. Croix, Virgin Islands; Wisconsin (Rudolph-Veedum, Glenwood, DeForest, Milwaukee, Seymour); and North Dakota (Fargo).

Sister Smith is survived by her husband, Robert; daughter, Brenda; son, David; and two grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial gifts were gratefully received for the American Lung Association or Whatcom Hospice at St. Joseph Hospital, Bellingham, Washington.