Patsy Ann Smith, 83, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 5:22 A.M. February 11, 2018 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born November 23, 1934 in Ellery, Illinois to the late Lawrence Page and Helen (Oakley) Mead. Patsy married Paul David Smith on July 18, 1954 in Mount Vernon, Illinois and he survives in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
In addition to her husband of 64 years, Patsy is survived by her daughter, Julie O’Leary and husband, Dan of Dundee, Illinois; son, Michael Smith and wife, Diane of Hanover Park, Illinois; grandchildren, Jeff Smith and wife, Cary of Plainfield, Illinois, Leslie Senese and husband, Jeremy of Mount Prospect, Illinois, Brian Smith and wife, Danielle of South Elgin, Illinois, and Erin O’Leary and husband, Josh Baker of Dundee, Illinois; great-grandchildren, Emma Burns, Brendan Burns, Tyler Senese, Hailey Senese, Sophie Baker, Sadie Baker, and Danny Baker; and sister-in-law, M. Patricia Rector of McLeansboro, Illinois.
In addition to her parents, Patsy was preceded in death by her stepfather, Jack Mead; step-mother, Marge Mead; and step-brother, Rex Page.
Mrs. Smith worked as a bank officer at Commercial National Bank in Chicago, Illinois. She was a member of the American Legion and Am Vets Auxiliary. She enjoyed playing the slot machines, bowling, and serving as a den mother for the Cub Scouts. She was loved and will be missed by all who knew her.
Visitation: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Funeral Service: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home with Mr. Michael Sheets officiating. Interment: Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Memorials: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Chicago Chapter.