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Tonya Elaine Smith

Tonya Elaine Smith
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Tonya Elaine Smith

November 26, 2017

Service Details



In accordance with family wishes cremation will be conducted. The family will receive friends to celebrate Tonya’s life on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Moorepark Community Church, 55701 Wilbur Rd, Three Rivers, MI 49093 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.


Obituary Notice


Tonya Elaine Smith, age 60, of Three Rivers, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 26th, 2017 at the Henry Ford Hospital surrounded by her loving family after battling a long illness .  She was born on March 11, 1957 in Muncie, IN., the daughter of the late Williard D. Willis and Carolyn (Turner) Willis.

Tonya was united in marriage to the love of her life Mr. Edwin Smith in 1975.  They found their home in Marcellus, MI and raised three wonderful children, Heather, Jason, and Josh.  Tonya loved her family, her home, and spending time with her grandchildren.

She leaves to cherish her loving memory, her husband of 42 years, Mr. Edwin M. Smith, of Marcellus; one daughter, Heather (Keith) DeWitt,of Three Rivers; two sons, Jason (Lora) Smith of Glenwood Springs, CO., Josh (Lindsey) Smith, of Mendon, MI.; two brothers, Mark (Sandy) and Robert (Racheal) Willis; three sisters, Vicki (Steve) Mallo, Theresa Kovac, and Melissa (Dave) Stump;  grandchildren, Kennedy, Keegan, Paisley, Haven, Gill and Finn Smith, Caitlin Hunt, Travis, Jacob, Noah, Emily, Syndney, Colin, and Adakin Dewitt; one great-grandson, Moe Hunt. Also Tonya loved her three furry friends Paris, Skye, and Cheyenne.




 Memorials may be donated to the St. Joseph Animal Rescue Fund (A.R.F.)  Envelopes available at the church and Hohner Funeral Home in care of Tonya’s arrangements.                                                                                                                                          

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4 comments on article "Tonya Elaine Smith"

Susan (White) Ooms

Blessed are they that receive this Angel in heaven. Rest In Peace sweet Lady.

Both heaven and earth will never be the same with her passing. Prayers and hugs to the family.

Ev Flowers

Tonya rest in peace! We'll always remember the help with my Mom and how you loved our little puppy. Keeping Heather and family in our prayers.

Lisa Gruber

With sincerest sympathy to all of you...Dusty, Ed, Ricky, Teresa, sad to see this. Sending you love and healing g wishes.

Shannon Menz

The Smith Family,

I am so sorry to hear of Tonya's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Shannon and Chris Menz

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