10-11:00 A.M. Monday, June 23, 2014 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo.
Memorial Service: 11:00 A.M. Monday, June 23, 2014 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Jean Smillie, 84, Fargo, ND, died Wednesday, June 18, 2014. Jean Kathryn Krak was born October 27, 1929 at Cavalier, ND to Ruben and Irene (Schluchter) Krak. She was raised on a farm and graduated from Hamilton High School.
She married Robert S. Smillie in Cavalier ND on March 22, 1948. They farmed near Hamilton until retirement. They moved to Fargo in 2004.
Jean is survived by her son, Robert R. Smillie, Hamilton ND; daughter, Kathryn (Ken) Dahl, West Fargo, ND; daughter-in- law Janna Smillie, Fargo, ND; Grand children – Jennifer (Jimmy) Holmes, Coweta OK; Lucas (Kristin) Smillie, Regent, ND, Rebekah Smillie, Williston, ND; Christina (Monty) Guthrie, Springfield VA; and Chad Dahl, Scottsdale AZ; Great-grandchildren – Nicholas Holmes, Stillwater, OK; Samantha (Shaun) Smart, Broken Arrow, OK; Tate Smillie, Regent, ND; Connor Guthrie and Alex Guthrie, Springfield VA; Sister, Norma Keena, Hillsboro, ND; sister-in-law Carol Sparrow, Mesa AZ; and many well-loved nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert, sisters, Mildred Apuli and Ruby Vistad, and sister-in-law Myrtle Kemp.