Sister Margaret Mary Smith, ASC, 85, passed away October 9, 2017
following a period of declining health. Born in Mt. Pleasant PA, she was
the daughter of the late Maurice J. and Evelyn N. Adams Smith. Sister
entered the Religious Congregation of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ
in 1950 with her first profession in 1952 at St. Joseph Convent in
Columbia, PA and ministered as a food service manager, teacher, and in a
variety of child care services.
is survived by her sisters in community, the Adorers of the Blood of
Christ and her siblings, Sister Therese Marie Smith and Margaret Zimmer.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by eight
siblings, Joseph, Maurice, Robert, Albert, Donald, Gerald, Francis, and
and the Rosary will be recited upon arrival at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday,
October 14, 2017 in the Chapel of St. Anne's Retirement Community, 3952
Columbia Avenue, Columbia, PA 17512. Visitation will be until 11:00 a.m.
followed by the Mass of Christian Burial. Donations in memory of Sr.
Margaret Mary may be made to the ASC Retirement Fund, 4233 Sulphur Ave.,
St. Louis, MO 63109 or online at www.adorers.org. Arrangements by the Clyde W. Kraft Funeral Home, Inc.