Helen G. Smith, 100, passed away peacefully Friday morning, March 15, 2013.
Mrs. Smith was born Helen Lucille Gilbert May 3, 1912, in Peru, Neb. After a brief teaching career, she graduated from Denver University School of Librarianship in 1938. Until her retirement in 1975, she held various library positions in several states, chiefly in children's work. She married David D. Smith, an accountant, in 1957. In 1975 they moved from San Francisco, Calif., to Ashland, where David died in 1984. Both were active in local volunteer organizations.
No services are planned for Mrs. Smith. Memorial gifts may be made to the Ashland Hospice.