Helen A. Smith

Helen A. Smith, 100, the daughter of Lars and Tekla (Danielson) Brown, was born February 14, 1920 in rural Courtland, Kansas and passed away on May 11, 2020 at Belleville Health Care Center, Belleville, KS.

Helen grew up in the Courtland and Scandia, KS area and graduated from Scandia High School in 1938.

She was united in marriage in Topeka, KS to Vernon Smith on May 18, 1939 and to this union was born one daughter, Ramona. Helen lived on a farm all of her married life in the Scandia Community. She was a homemaker and a farm wife.

Helen was a member of the United Methodist Church in Scandia, KS. She was active in the UMW and many other activities at the Church.

Helen was preceded in death by her parents, Lars and Tekla Brown; husband, Vernon Smith in 1991; 2 sisters, Alice Lindecrantz and Ruby Stafford; one brother, Lloyd M. Brown; and son-in-law, Gerald Fisher.

She is survived by her daughter Ramona Fisher, of Cuba, KS; 2 grandchildren, Brenda Cooper of Carbondale, Kansas and Troy Fisher of Wamego, Kansas; six great grandchildren, and 4 great great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

Friends may call from One PM until 8 PM on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at the Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS.

Family private services will be held on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, Kansas.

Interment will follow at the Belleville Cemetery, Belleville, KS.

Memorials are suggested to the Helen A. Smith Memorial.

Online condolences at www.bachelor-surber.com

Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS is in charge of the arrangements.