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Virginia L. Smith, 71 – Earned Her CNA

Virginia L. Smith, 71, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Friday, July 17, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

Virginia was born in Pottsville, on November 29, 1948, a daughter of the late Bernice V. (Bowers) and Robert T. Ahrensfield.

She was the wife of William C.Smith. They were married May 1, 1971.

She was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Orwigsburg.

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She graduated from Blue Mountain High School in 1967 and attended Nursing School through Schuylkill Manor and earned her CNA.

She worked as a Sewing Machine Operator.

In addition to her husband, William, Virginia is survived by two sons, Dean William Smith, husband of Margaret, of Middletown, PA; Corey Lee Smith, husband of Megan, of Orwigsburg, PA.

Virginia is also survived by her brother, Robert Ahrensfield, Jr., of Schuylkill Haven.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, July 24th at Hamilton – Breiner Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. in Orwigsburg, with Rev. Michael Petresky officiating. A Memorial Gathering will begin at 1:00 PM. Guests planning to attend are asked to please follow CDC Guidelines to help against spread of Covid-19.

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