Celebrating the life of Gladys E. Smith
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She was born April 14, 1922 in Shamokin Dam, PA the daughter of the late Samuel and Virgie Jenkins Riegel. She was predeceased by her husband John Guy Smith.
Gladys was a member of St. James Lutheran Church in Gettysburg, PA. She was a graduate of Selinsgrove High School. For a brief time worked in the library at Susquehanna University. But for most of her career she was an assistant at the Gettysburg College Library retiring in 1984.
Mrs. Smith is survived by a daughter, LuAnn Radice and her husband Stephen of Virginia Beach, VA, a son-in-law, Emanuel Scharpf, four grandchildren; Mark Scharpf, Renee Strange, Chad Wisotzkey, Doug Wisotzkey, eleven great grandchildren and a sister, Betty M. Fall of Shamokin Dam, PA. She was predeceased by a daughter, Diane L. Scharpf.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to St. James Lutheran Church, 109 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325.