Joan Harriet Smith, age 85, of Kent, died on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Summa Health System/Akron City Hospital.
Joan was born November 1, 1933 in Barberton, to Leo and Henrietta (Jakubowski) Skrocki. She was a member of St. Eugene Catholic Church and worked in the Healthcare field for many years.
She is survived by her sons, James (Michelle) Smith, and Gregory Smith; grandchildren, Jameson, Jesse, Nicole, Sam and Tara Smith; great-grandchildren, Austin, Hunter, Liam, Lily, and Scarlett Smith; brother, Jerry (Felicia) Skrocki; sisters, Diane (John) Andrews, Pat (Paul) Adlaf. She was preceded in death by her husband James H. Smith, infant daughter, Susan Smith, infant son, Michael Smith, and daughter, Julie Babb, and parents Leo Skrocki, and Henrietta Skrocki.
Calling hours will be held 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent. Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Thursday, September 12, 2019, at St. Eugene Catholic Church in Munroe Falls, with Fr. Peter Colletti officiating. Burial will follow at Standing Rock Cemetery.
Services in care of Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory, 628 West Main Street, Kent, OH 44240.