Inge Katherina Smith, 72, of Follansbee, WV, died peacefully on Friday, July 18, 2014, at Lifeline Hospital in Wintersville, OH.
She was born on October 9, 1941, in Frankfurt, Germany, a daughter of the late Friedrich Leopold and Magdalena Zahn. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her granddaughter, Paige R. Villers and three sisters.
Inge was a member of the Follansbee Church of Christ and a homemaker. She was very proud of her American Citizenship and having received her high school diploma.
She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Samuel “Pete” Smith whom she married on September 17, 1966, three children, Michelle R. (Don) Villers, Norton, OH; Christina L. (Rick) Henry, Barberton, OH; and Samuel J. Smith, Colonial Heights, VA; four grandchildren, Corey Villers, Logan Smith, Kiara Smith, and Samuel Henry; a brother and sister in Germany.
Visitation will be held on Monday, July 21 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV, where funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 22 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Herb Fletcher officiating.
Interment will be held privately.