Bonnie Lou Smith, 68, of Cadiz, passed away Thursday, December 2, 2021, at Union Hospital, Dover, Ohio. She was born August 18, 1953, in Dover, Ohio a daughter of the late Merle and Kathryn Margaret Alpeter.
Bonnie was an educator and homemaker. She was a member of Scott United Methodist Church and a graduate of Kent State University.
Bonnie is survived by her husband of 45 years, Richard L. Smith; a son, Lee (Sarah) Smith of Hilliard, Ohio; 2 daughters: Erica (Jeremiah) Goodpaster of Raeford, North Carolina and Laura (Tim) Walsh of Coventry; 5 grandchildren: Kathryn, Emily, Joshua, Calvin and Oliver; a brother, John Alpeter of New Philadelphia and a sister, Connie Alpeter of New Philadelphia, Ohio.
Visitation will be held on Monday, December 6, 2021, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland-Barr Funeral Home, Cadiz, Ohio. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Hines Cemetery, Cadiz, with Rev. Ed Kovacik officiating.
The memorial guestbook may be signed at www.clark-kirkland-barr.com.