Diane T. Smith 73 of Kenton, formerly of Bellefontaine, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021, at Blanchard Valley Hospital in Findlay.
She was born December 7, 1947 in Ogdensburg, New York; the daughter of Robert and Geraldine (LaJuet) Mills. Diane was a 1965 graduate of Lisbon High School, where she was a cheerleader and a candy striper.
She was a military wife and served as a Ombudsman for Navy wives. Diane enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, traveling, crafts and cooking.
Survivors include her children, Tamie (Eric Snyder) Dennis, Robert (Beth) Dennis, Daniel (Melissa) Dennis, Melisa (Terry) Lowe; 17 grandchildren, including Bradley (Vanessa) Dennis and Lisa (Ernest) Snape; 21 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Roy Smith in 2019, also by siblings Deborah Mills, Daniel Mills; daughter-in-law Ellen Dennis.
Family and Friends will gather from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 4, at Jennings Farley & Seeley Funeral & Crematory, 5591 US Route 68 South, West Liberty 43357.
E-mail condolences may be directed to www.jenningsfarley.com.