Smith, Carol Ann (Hemelgarn), age 79 of Fairborn, died Mon. Sept 27, 2021 at her residence. She is preceded in death by parents, Velma (Oldiges) and Robert W. Hemelgarn; and son, Gary Kelly. She is survived by husband Bruce; sons, Jeffrey (Cheryl) Kelly and Donald (Cindy) Kelly; brother, Ronald (Helen) Hemelgarn; grandchildren, Desmond, Alyssa, Amanda and 1 great granddaughter, Holly. Carol is also survived by several dear nieces, nephews and many close friends.
Carol was a very special woman who never met a stranger. Her quick wit and sense of humor will be remembered and dearly missed, but more than this she understood the importance of helping and being kind to others. Her caring soul could spot the need to uplift someone’s day, which she often did. She left this world leaving many people better just for knowing her.
Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 am Friday, October 1, 2021 at St. Luke Catholic Church, 1440 N. Fairfield Road, Beavercreek, OH. Father Terry Schneider, Celebrant. Family will receive friends 9:30 am until time of mass at the church. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
Family requests that all attend please wear a mask.
Morris Sons Funeral Home, Kettering, OH in care of arrangements.
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