Salem, NH — Marianne B. (Will) Smith age 73 of Salem, NH, died Thursday at Holy Family Hospital, Methuen, MA.
She was born and educated in Erlangen, Germany. She came to the United States in 1958. She was a resident of Salem for the past 48 years, formerly of Pelham, NH. Mrs. Smith was a homemaker. She was member of the former German Club in Salem, NH. She was a member of the Hannah Tenney Methodist Church in Salem. She volunteered for the Salem Historical Society and she enjoyed traveling and going to book discussions with her husband Jonathan at the Kelley Library in Salem. She is survived by her husband, Jonathan Smith of Salem; daughter, Barbara and her husband Jeffrey Buchert of Shrewsbury, MA; son, Wally and his wife Susan Smith of Chester, NH; Brothers and Sister, Ebehart, Walter, and Theodore Will, and Elsa Hann all of Germany; grandchildren, Janelle, Devan, Arianna, William, Jeffrey Jr., and Samantha; great grandchildren, Daija, Myniah, Lukas “Isaiah” and Lenix; and several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be Monday, Nov. 19th from 4-7 PM at the Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St, Salem, NH. Funeral services will be Tuesday, Nov. 20th at 10:30 AM at the Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Salem. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2 Commerce Dr, Suite 110, Bedford, NH 03110. To send a message of condolence to the family, please view the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.