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Official Obituary of

Lovie M. (Turner) Smith

March 27, 1920 ~ May 31, 2023 (age 103) 103 Years Old

Lovie Smith Obituary

Lovie M. (Turner) Smith, 103, of Allentown, PA, passed away on May 31, 2023 in New Tripoli, PA. Born in Albany Township, PA, she was a daughter of the late Elmer and Jennie (Miller) Turner. Lovie was a former waitress, having last worked for the Woolworth Store Crest Plaza in Allentown, until she retired.

Survivors include her son, William R. Smith of Allentown; daughters, Lana E. (Robert) Fuhrmeister of Middletown, DE, Janice E. Smith of Catasauqua, PA, and Deborah J. (Anthony) Salvatore of New Tripoli, with whom she last resided; grandchildren, David (Melissa) Fuhrmeister, Lisa (Phil) Barney, and Terri (Chris) Crawford; great-grandchildren, Sara and Abby Fuhrmeister. Lovie was predeceased by her companion, Lester E. Rhodes in 2000; and siblings, Leon Turner and Elda Hoffman-Wanamaker.

Her funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2023 at 3:00 PM in the Nester Funeral Home, Inc., 8405 Kings Highway New Tripoli, with a calling hour to begin at 2:00 PM. Rev. Robert Billig, Jr. will officiate. Private interment in New Bethel Union Cemetery, Kempton, PA.


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Calling Hours
June 3, 2023

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Nester Funeral Home
8405 Kings Highway
New Tripoli, PA 18066

Funeral Service
June 3, 2023

3:00 PM
Nester Funeral Home
8405 Kings Highway
New Tripoli, PA 18066

Private Interment

New Bethel Union Cemetery
135 New Bethel Church Road
Kempton, PA 19529


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