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Ethel Pat Smead

Ethel Pat Smead

The memorial service for Ethel "Pat" Smead of Wadena, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, in the Sunshine Room at Humphrey Manor, 311 3rd St, in Wadena, with Pastor Adam Osier officiating. Friends may call on Tuesday at Humphrey Manor from 1:00 until the time of service. Ethel passed away at the age of 85, on May 5, 2014, at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena, MN.

Ethel Mae "Pat" was born to Frederick and Helena (Schmidt) Utermarck on May 31, 1928, in Bertha, MN.

Ethel was united in marriage with Philo Charles Smead. Ethels days were filled with the tasks of a homemaker. She also worked part-time at the Elmer Goche Post 3922, in Wadena. Her free time found her working crossword puzzles, and spending time with her beloved daughter, Deb, watching their favorite late night television shows.

Ethel was preceded in death by her parents Frederick and Helena. She is survived by her daughter Debra Smead of Wadena; along with her sisters Dott of Lakeland, FL, and Marley of Minneapolis.

A private burial will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are with the Schuller Family Funeral Homes in Wadena. (