Tahna L. Smith
January 06, 1961 ‒ June 17, 2017
Tahna L. Smith, age 56, of Marengo died Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
She was born on January 6, 1961 in Columbus, Ohio the daughter of John and Patricia (Merckling) Thompson of Marengo.
She was a 1979 graduate of Highland High School and earned her Registered Nurse certification from Marion Tech.
On February 19, 1984, she married David Smith at the Marengo United Methodist Church.
Tahna was a member of the Chesterville and Harmony United Methodist Churches where she sang in the choir. In fact, she had the voice of an angel, singing in weddings, Chesterville Heritage Days, and the Ohio State Youth Fair as a child.
She was also past matron of Eastern Star
She worked at various places as both a nurse’s aide and a nurse at Knox Community, Riverside Hospital, and Mt. Carmel St. Ann’s just to name a few.
In addition to her parents and husband she will be missed by her son Justin and his wife Esther Belknap of Cardington; grandchildren Brooklynn and Cayden; sisters Twila (Richard) Pinkerton and Trina (Mark) Cloud; brother Paul (Beverly) Thompson; nieces and nephews Ritchie, Kelly, Bradley, Lisann, Tracy, Emma, and Libby; and many more nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Tahna’s Life will be held on Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 3:30 PM at the Marengo United Methodist Church, 8 Main St, Marengo, Ohio 43334.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Tahna’s family. Special memories and condolences can be shared with them at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com .