Laurene M. Smith, age 96, of Greenville, passed away Monday, April 6 at Helia Healthcare. Funeral services for 96 year old Laurene M. Smith will be Friday, April 10 at 11:00 a.m. at Young Funeral Home. Burial will be in Montrose Cemetery. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. to service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Greenville First Baptist Church.
Laurene was born on March 22, 1919 in Pocahontas, IL to Peter N. and Anna Mae (Bouillon) Schrumpf. She married D. Floyd Smith on November 24, 1949 in Greenville. He died March 10, 1993.
She is survived by her daughter Janis Marie Smith of Greenville, her sister-in-law Gloria Schrumpf, and 15 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, two sisters Velma Gruem and Gladys Mettler Bandy, and seven brothers Clarence, George, Theodore, Delmar, John, Pete, and Roy Schrumpf
Laurene grew up in the Greenville area. She attended schools in Alhambra and Greenville. She worked for Illinois Bell Telephone for 13 years. Later she was employed at Rinco Instrument Company and Utlaut Memorial Hospital.
Young Funeral Home
118 E College Ave
Greenville, IL 62246