Emma Smith Obituary

Emma Kay Victoria Smith
Emma Kay Victoria Smith

March 17, 2008
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, IA

Obituary

With broken hearts and empty arms, Rusty Smith and Melissa Vick-Smith are saddened to announce their baby girl, Emma Kay Victoria Smith was heaven sent and sent to heaven on Monday, March 17, 2008 at 12:21 a.m., at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa surrounded by her loving family.

Emma is survived by her parents, Rusty Smith and Melissa Vick-Smith of Des Moines; maternal grandparents, Mark and Vicki Vick of Decorah, IA; paternal grandparents, Sondra and Gary VanGundy of Ankeny, IA and Darwin Smith of Des Moines; maternal great-grandparents, Irene Steele of Waukon, IA and Gordon and Gloria Vick of Lewiston, MN; paternal great-grandmother, Agnes Stith of New Castle, WY; aunts, Michelle (Vick) and Josh Giddings and Marcie (Vick) and Austin Dodd all of Altoona, IA and Megan (Vick) and Tony Buls of Sumner, IA; uncle, Wally and Janis Smith of Altoona; cousins, Ian Giddings, Baby Dodd and Emily and Isabel Smith all of Altoona.

Emma was preceded in death by her maternal great-grandfather, Ralph "Philly" Steele.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, March 29, 2008 at Iles Funeral Homes – Grandview Park Chapel. Burial will be at Laurel Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, March 28 with a vigil service beginning at 7:00 p.m., at the funeral home.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL

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Visitation
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Friday, March 28, 2008
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Service
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Saturday, March 29, 2008
1:00 PM
Cemetery
Laurel Hill Cemetery
3601 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Saturday, March 29, 2008