Sophie Josephine Smith, 87, of Norfolk,formerly of Primrose, passed Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 at the Heritage of Bel Air Nursing Home in Norfolk.
She is survived by her children: June (Larry) Boeh of Norfolk; Holly (Doug) Kolm of Norfolk; Tori (David) Nunn of Surprise, AZ; Jocelyn (Kelly) Petersen of Madison; and Scott (Brenda) Smith of Grand Island; 12 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; one great great granddaughter; sister-in-law Mary Lucht of Strafford, MO; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Sophie was preceded in death by her parents, husband Russell; daughter Kimberly Smith; two sons: Raymond and Douglas Smith; three great grandchildren, and 13 siblings.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Cedar Rapids with Msgr. Ralph Steffensmeier officiating. Burial will be at a later date at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Primrose.
Levander Funeral Home of Cedar Rapids was in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at: www.levanderfuneralhome.com.