Mary “Kathy” Smith
November 05, 1953 ‒ December 18, 2019
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Mary “Kathy” Smith, age 66, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 5, 1953 in Mansfield, Ohio the daughter of James and Mary (Shrewsbury) McElvain. Kathy worked for McElvain Group Homes in Mansfield, Ohio.
Kathy was a collector and had an extensive collection of Bradley dolls and frogs. More than anything, she enjoyed the quality time spent with her family and friends. Kathy was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her loving husband of 37 years, Chuck Smith; children, Shelley (Kelly) Hunt of Mount Vernon, Shannon (Christina Strait) McElvain of Mount Vernon, Tim (Melissa) Smith of Fredericktown and Tom (Melissa) Smith of Milford Center, Ohio; ten grandchildren, three great grandchildren; four brothers, Mike (Mary) McElvain of Kingston, Ohio, Don (Kathy) McElvain of Mansfield, Dennis McElvain of Louisville, Kentucky and Richard McElvain of Mount Vernon.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her brother, Jim McElvain and sister-in-law, Carol McElvain.
Friends may call on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where a funeral service will be held on Monday beginning at 11 a.m. The family will observe a private burial.
Memorial contributions in Kathy’s name may be made to Kindred Hospice.
To share a memory or leave a condolence for the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Mary “Kathy” Smith.
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