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Vesta J. "Nan" (Dunkle) Smith

October 20, 1925 ~ January 2, 2021 (age 95)


Vesta J. “Nan” Smith, 95, 725 Central Ave., Renovo, PA died January 2, 2021 at the UPMC, Lock Haven Hospital. Born October 20, 1925 in Clermont, PA she was the daughter of the late Roy and Faith Church Dunkle. In 1946 she married Charles E. Smith who died January, 1978. She had been the owner of Smith Lumber Co. from 1947 until her retirement in 2006.

“Nan” enjoyed crocheting, knitting, loved putting together puzzles and camping. She was a member of the Chapman Twp. Vol. Fire Co.

She is survived by:

      1 Daughter: Barb (Alan Cool) Riddles, North Bend, PA

      5 Grandchildren: Robert Probst, Jr., Chuck (Shelly)Probst, Christine Prebble, Mike (April) Smith and Matt Smith

      9 Great-Grandchildren

      4 Great-Great Grandchildren

*** Predeceased by:

 1 Son: Charles (Bo) Smith

 1 Grandson: Kevin James Probst

1 Sister: Violet Kelley

4 Brothers: Arlington, Keith, Kenneth and Dale Dunkle

A funeral service honoring the memory of Vesta J. “Nan” Smith will be held Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at 1 PM in the North Bend United United Methodist Church with Martha Sykes officiating. Friends will be received in the church from 12 Noon until time of services.

Interment North Bend Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Renovo Heritage Park through the funeral home

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January 6, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
North Bend United Methodist Church
41 Main St.
North Bend, PA 17760

Funeral Service
January 6, 2021

1:00 PM
North Bend United Methodist Church
41 Main St.
North Bend, PA 17760

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