Arletha J. Smith

April 7, 2012  

LOWVILLE, N.Y.  —  Arletha J. Smith, 90, formerly of DeWitt Street, died Friday afternoon, April 7, at the Lewis County Residential Healthcare Facility where she has resided since December 2010.  

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Monday, April 9, at Beaches Bridge Cemetery with Rev. Anthony Bradseth, pastor of the Lowville Baptist Church, officiating. There will be no calling hours.  

Arrangements are with Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc, Lowville.

Born Oct. 31, 1921, in Lowville, a daughter of the late William L and Jessie Donahue Smith, she graduated in 1939 from Lowville Academy.  

After high school, she worked at the Dadville Tree Nursery, and at the Gunn’s Corners Restaurant and for Peggy’s Restaurant in Lowville.

She was a member of the Rebecca Lodge and Lowville Senior Citizens Club.  

Arletha was a member of the Lowville Baptist Church. She enjoyed vegetable gardening.

Surviving are a sister, Margery Smith, Lowville; and cousins, Wayne Davis, Lowville, and Mrs. Leo (Dona Keenan), Black River.

Contributions may be made to the Lewis County Humane Society, P.O. Box 682, Lowville, NY 13367. 

Information provided by Iseneker Funeral Home of Lowville and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.