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Gail K. (Hipp) Smith

October 18, 1938 ~ July 20, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old


Gail K. Smith, 84, of Everett, Pennsylvania passed away on Thursday, July 20, 2023 at UPMC Altoona Hospital, Altoona, PA.

Gail was born in Detroit, Michigan on October 18, 1938, daughter of the late William J. and Josephine (Fleming) Hipp.

On October 15, 1960, she married her husband Donald R. Smith, who preceded her in death on April 27, 2023.

She is survived by son- G. Lee Smith, of New Paris; brother- William Hipp, of FL; and great-grandchildren: Gage and Lizabeth Helsel. Gail is preceded in death by son Ed Smith and wife Lisa Smith, and grandsons E. Shawn Helsel and Christopher A. Helsel.

She worked at Mile Level Pizza for 30 years and at Murphy Mart for 13 years. She enjoyed sewing, cross-stiching, meeting new people, pets and her dog Buger.

A visitation will be held Thursday, July 27, 2023, from 3-6 PM at Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, July 27, 2023, at 6 PM at Louis Geisel Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Corbett officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the: Bedford County Humane Society: 182 Bohn Rd. Bedford, PA. 15522; St. Judes Hospital: 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN. 38105; Wounded Warrior Project: P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS. 66675; Shriners Hospital: 2900 N. Rocky Point Dr. Tampa, FL. 33607.

Online condolences may be expressed at Arrangements entrusted to Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford, Pennsylvania.

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July 27, 2023

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Louis Geisel Funeral Home
330 East Pitt St.
Bedford, PA 15522

Memorial Service
July 27, 2023

6:00 PM
Louis Geisel Funeral Home
330 East Pitt St.
Bedford, PA 15522


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