Alfrida R. Smithberger age 86 of Woodsfield, Ohio died Monday December 4, 2006 at the Woodsfield Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. She was born June 4, 1920 in Monroe County Ohio a daughter of the late Joseph F. Schumacher & Anna L. Paulus Schumacher.
She was a member of the St. Sylvester Catholic Church of Woodsfield, Ohio and a member of the Catholic Womens Club. She worked at the St. Sylvester Catholic School in the Library and Office.
Preceded in death by her husband: Harold J. Smithberger - 1999, 1 brother: Edmund Schumacher, 2 sisters: Stella Spangler, & Marie Schumacher, and 1 granddaughter: Joanna Janiszewski.
She is survived by 5 sons:
Ray (Lois) Smithberger - Columbus, Ohio,
Frank (Linda) Smithberger - Woodsfield, Ohio,
Leo (Carla) Smithberger - Circleville, Ohio,
George (Jeanette) Smithberger - Scott Depot, West Virginia,
David (Denise) Smithberger - North Canton, Ohio,
Ethel (Paul) Janiszewski - Marysville, Michigan,
Ann (William) Benedetto - North Canton, Ohio,
Agnes Burkhart - Canton, Ohio,
Louise Schumacher - Woodsfield, Ohio,
Mildred Schumacher - Woodsfield, Ohio,
17 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren.
Friends received from (3-5) & (6-9) p.m. Wednesday at the Bauer-Turner Funeral Home 100 S. Paul St. Woodsfield, Ohio. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Thursday December 7, 2006 at the St. Sylvester Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. David Gaydosik officiating. Interment in the St. Sylvester Catholic Church Cemetery. Vigil Services will be held 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be given to the St. Sylvester Catholic School, 119 Wayne St. Woodsfield, Ohio 43793.