Mary Elizabeth Smith

November 19, 1957 ~
July 8, 2021

Mary Elizabeth Smith, age 63, of Hudsonville, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 8, 2021, and went home to be with her Lord and Savior. She was preceded in death by her parents, Peter and Pat Yff; father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Marilyn Smith; sister-in-law, Jan Wever; nephew, Blake Wever; stepfather, Robert Slenk. She will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 38 years, Michael; children, Matthew (Lindsay) Smith, Margaret (Aaron Freehafer) Smith, Martha (Jeffrey) Wierenga; grandchildren, Ellie, Carter, Ayrianna, MaKynna, Pearl, Emerald; sister, Kathleen (Rick) Mead; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Pat (Gene) Brower, Beth (John) Housekamp, Ruth (Mark) Busscher, Jack Wever; and many nieces and nephews. Mary will be remembered for her unconditional love for others, her servant’s heart and the way she would give to others. Her caring nature was demonstrated in the way she served as a nurse for over 40 years. Her grandchildren were her biggest joy in life, and she cherished every moment she could spend with them. Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Friday, July 16, at Georgetown Christian Reformed Church, 6475 40th Ave, Hudsonville, with Rev. Marc Nelesen officiating. Burial Georgetown Township Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet the family Thursday, July 15, from 1-3 and 5-8 pm at Georgetown Christian Reformed Church and one hour prior to the funeral on Friday. Those who wish, may make memorial contributions to Christian Education (Jenison Christian School, Hudsonville Christian School, or Unity Christian High School).