Jane G. Smith, age 92, of Downing, WI died Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at Glenhaven, Inc. in Glenwood City, WI.
Jane was born April 29, 1922 in the Township of Stanton, Dunn County, WI to John and Matilda (Johnson) Geving. After graduating high school she worked for Mike Lee at the Drug Store in Glenwood City. Jane married George Smith on September 25, 1940. She continued working for the Bakery and later at Cenex gas station. She enjoyed snowmobiling, putting puzzles together, baking, and painting pictures of blue jays and cardinals. Jane was an avid golfer where she would tee off at the men’s tee.
Jane is preceded in death by her parents, husband George, brothers Gordon and Wesley and sister Dorothy Holmstoen.
Jane is survived by son Barry Smith and wife Judy of Boyceville, WI; grandsons Tony Smith and wife Janet and Scott Smith; great grandchildren Mike Smith, Cole Smith & Cassy Smith; brother and sisters-in-law; Gene Smith, Ethel Geving, Bernice Geving and Mary Smith. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Saturday, January 10, 2015 at the United Methodist Church in Downing, WI with Reverend Mary Beth Scow officiating. Burial was in the Mound Cemetery Downing, WI. Local arrangements by the Anderson Funeral Home in Glenwood City, WI.