Mrs. Judith Russell Smith

  • Born: November 4, 1938
  • Died: September 11, 2018
  • Location: Live Oak, Texas

Porter Loring Mortuary North

2102 North Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78232
Tel. (210) 495-8221

Tribute & Message From The Family

Judith Russell Smith, age 79, passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2018 in San Antonio, TX. Judith was born November 4, 1938 to James K. Russell and Ethel M. Fesmeyer in Donora, PA. After graduating from Donora High School in 1956, she completed her bachelors degree in English at Seton Hill College, followed by her masters degree from Duquesne University. She enjoyed her work for the state of Pennsylvania legislature and department of corrections and later as a special education teacher in the Cleveland schools. Judy had a lifelong love of football. She was a faithful wife and Roman Catholic. She was a great lover of British history and the great authors of western literature. Her affinity for the written word was matched by her skill as an artist, especially when painting her watercolors. She was also a great animal lover, particularly all the family pets. She was preceded in death by her parents, James K. Russell and Ethel M Fesmeyer. Judith is survived by her husband of 45 years, Ronald Smith; son, Ted Smith (Lorien); and grandchildren, Luke Smith and Evan Smith.