Teresa E. Smith, 88, of Canal Winchester formerly of DeSantis Drive in Columbus, Musselman Drive in Zanesville, passed away January 23, 2020 at AlterCare in Newark Ohio. The daughter of the late Howard J. and Grace M. (Vogt) Carpenter.
A graduate of Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing, Teresa was a nurse with Dr. Max Reed in Columbus. She enjoyed vacations in Gatlinburg TN, and Myrtle Beach S.C. She will be remembered by her family for her cooking, especially her apple pies and homemade noodles at holidays.
Surviving are her daughters Kim (Jeff) Anderson of Granville OH, and Lisa Parker of Canal Winchester OH. Grandchildren Courtney (Nick) Roberts, Drew Anderson, Hannah Parker, and Rachel Parker. Great grandchildren Remington and A.J. Roberts.
Teresa was preceded in death by her husband, William R. Smith who died in 2006; sister, Marguerite McFarland, and her brothers, Frank, James, and Paul Carpenter. Also proceeded in death by son in law Craig Parker of Canal Winchester.
A private family service will be held at the Obetz Cemetery in Obetz, Ohio in early spring.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, or the Heart Association
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American Heart Association
5455 N. High Street Columbus, Columbus OH 43214
Foundation for Hospice of Central Ohio
P.O. Box 430, Newark OH 43058