Diane Dodge Smith

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Diane Dodge Smith, 71, passed away unexpectedly July 14, 2019, in her Chico, Calif., home.

She was born Nov. 24, 1947, in Kenton, a daughter of the late William R. and Helen Dodge.

Her husband, Jerry D. Smith, to whom she has been married for 50 years, survives, as do two children, Jill (Rob) Cannaday of Chico, Calif., and Doug (Yanette) Smith of Davis, Calif.; grandchildren,

Savannah, Rebecca and Olivia Cannday and Kayla and Howie Smith; and a sister, Phyllis DePue of Arizona.

Diane and Jerry lived in California for many years and most recently lived in Nampa, Idaho, but their early and adult lives centered in Logan County.

A Celebration of Life will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, in the West Liberty Presbyterian Church, 215 W. Columbus St., West Liberty. Friends are most welcome to attend to talk of Diane and meet Jerry and Doug.