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Lenora T. Smith

10/14/1932 - 3/8/2018

HAVANA ~ Lenora Teresa Smith, 85, of Havana, passed away at 12:56 p.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Havana Health Care Center.
 
Born October 14, 1932 in Pekin to Jacob and Vera (Vandevender) Hoerr, she married Daniel Bruce Smith.  He passed away in 1987 in South Pekin.  She also was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Edna Hoerr; three brothers, LeRoy, Vernie and Gabby Hoerr; and four sons, Robert, Danny Ray, Leonard, and Bruce Smith.
 
Surviving are three daughters, Karin Smith of Manito, Carrie Smith and Penny Smith, both of Pekin; two sons, Bryan Smith of South Pekin and Wes Smith of Topeka; sixteen grandchildren; and nineteen great-grandchildren.
 
Lenora had worked for the Christian Civic Outreach in Pekin for many years.
 
She was a loving mother and enjoyed playing bingo, cards and Chinese checkers.
 
Cremation will be accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  There will be a celebration of her life at a later date.
 
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Diabetes Association at 2501 Chatham Rd. Ste. 210 Springfield, IL 62704.
 

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