Marie Anita Dodaro Smith, 68, of Port William, Ohio died 1:35 PM, Thursday, February 3, 2011 at her residence. Her husband, R. Wayne Smith, survives. They were married January 25, 1964 and had just celebrated their 47th wedding anniversary. Mrs. Smith was born September 7, 1942 in Dayton, Ohio, daughter of the late Pietro and Carolina Guerra Dodaro.
Mrs. Smith was a cushman driver at Airborne Express from 1987 until her retirement in 1998. She was a member of St. Columbkille Catholic Church.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Smith is survived by a son, Nick Smith of Port William, Ohio; three daughters, Angela Smith of Port William, Ohio, Regina Smith of Port William, Ohio, and Erika (Brad) Goodwin of Wilmington, Ohio; and two grandchildren, Emily Marie Goodwin of Wilmington, Ohio and Gracie Elizabeth Goodwin of Wilmington, Ohio. In addition to her parents, two brothers, Joe Dodaro and Pete Dodaro, are preceded in death.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 AM, Monday, February 7, 2011 at St. Columbkille Catholic Church, 73 N. Mulberry Street, Wilmington, Ohio with Rev. James M. Wedig officiating. Burial will be in New Maple Grove Cemetery, Port William, Ohio. Friends may call from 4:00 PM, – 6:00 PM, Sunday, February 6, 2011 at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio.