Mary Jo Smith

  • Mary Jo Smith

    Mary Jo Smith, 72, of Lake Almanor, Calif., died peacefully September 22, with her family at her side, after battling cancer for one year. She was born September 30, 1940, in Santa Ana, Calif., one of five children born to Margaret C. and Wayne R. Crowther.

    Her husband of 50 years, Ted Smith, a Newtown native; daughters Debbie Carrasco and Diane DuBois, both of California; a brother-in-law, R. Scudder Smith, and his wife Helen, and a sister-in-law, Mary Starr "Skippy" Smith Adams, all of Newtown; and four grandchildren survive Mrs Smith.