Armour - Jeanette Irene Smith, 59, died at Avera St. Benedict Hospital in Parkston on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Funeral service will be Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Armour with burial following in Hope Lutheran Cemetery near Delmont. Visitation will be Friday, November 8, 2019 from 4 - 6 PM at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Armour with a prayer service at 6:00 PM.
Jeanette Irene Smith was born on July 31, 1960 to Melvin and Irene (Bitterman) Herr in Parkston, SD. She attended school in Delmont, SD and graduated from Armour High School. She met Tom Smith in Denver, CO, who she married on June 25, 1994 in Armour. Jeanette worked various jobs, including City of Delmont, City of Plankinton as city finance officer, and at Aurora Plains Academy. She was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Armour. The joy of her life was her grand babies, especially taking them shopping and buying them toys. Jeanette went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Avera St. Benedict Hospital in Parkston at the age of 59.
Grateful for having shared her life are her husband, Tom Smith of Armour, SD, 2 daughters, Ariel (Curtis) Vandenberg of Sioux Falls, SD and Ashley (Casey) Root of Huron, SD, 6 grandchildren, Adrianna, Symfani, Celeste Root, Braylon and Riley Heinzman, and Asher Vandenberg, grandbaby number 7 coming soon, and step-grandson, Raiden Vandenberg.
She was preceded in death by her parents and grandparents.