Dorothy (Ducharme) Smith passed away peacefully on Oct. 11, 2017 at the age of 93. She was the daughter of Napoleon and Florence Ducharme. She was born in Alpena, Mich., and lived there most of her life.

In 1942 she married John “Bud” Smith who preceeded her in death in 1994. Her infant daughter Sandra Kay, brother Blaine Ducharme and sister June Arthur preceeded her in death.

She is survived by five children, Trudy (Tyrone) Parker of N.Y., Dennis (Linda) of Florida, Bruce (Elaine) ofAlpena, Jerry (Linda) of Florida, and Kenneth (Candy) Smith of Florida; 12 grandchildren ; 15 great grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

She moved from Alpena in 2004 and was a member of Rima Ridge Baptist Church of Ormond Beach, Fla. Pastor Mahoney will conduct a Celebration of Life service. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be sent to Rima Ridge Baptist Church /missions, 11 Cone Rd, Ormond Beach FL 32174

A graveside service will be conducted in Alpena Michigan at Evergreen Cemetery on Nov. 11, 2017 at 2 p.m.

Her family loves her and will miss her greatly.