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Terrill “Terri” A. Smith, 63, passed away Wednesday at home with her family by her side. Terrill was born in Kenosha, WI, Sept. 4, 1952, daughter of the late Floyd and Doris (Nee: Bosanec) Miller.

Terri was employed by St. Gobain Containers (Verallia) for thirty-seven years, retiring in 2010. Terri served as president of the Pink Paddling Power and enjoyed dragon boat racing. Her pastimes included reading, playing pickle ball, and crafts making beautiful garden art and weaving projects. More than anything she cherished time spent with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She will be dearly missed by her husband, Willie Smith; her children, Jennifer Stone of Racine, Nicholas (Jen) Stone of Delavan; her stepchildren, Terry Howell, Jerry Howell, Sheila Edwards, Yvonne Howell, Pam McCarey, Doris Ann Smith, Greg Smith, Lisa Reed, Sheila Simon; her grandchildren, Madison, Kaydence, and Leigha; brothers, Brian Miller, Dean (Ruth) Miller, Jerry (Pam) Miller, Randy (Marsha) Miller, Perry (Dagney) Miller, Jason Miller; sister-in-law, Jackie Miller; stepbrother, Michael (Linda) Lange; stepsister, Sue Lange; step-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her stepfather, Roy Lange; and brother, Les Miller.

Funeral services will be held Friday, 11 a.m. at the Maresh-Meredith Funeral Home. Relatives and  friends may meet with the family Friday at the funeral home from 9:30 a.m. until time of service.

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