Cheryl Smith

Cheryl Smith, of Holmes Harbor, died Nov. 22, 2013 of breast cancer. She was a wife, a mother, a volunteer a grandmother and a teacher. She taught in the Shoreline School District, at private schools and in the Everett School District.

She worked with special needs kids with behavior difficulties and children with learning disabilities. Graduating from the University of Washington and earning a master’s degree from the same school gave her much pride.

Cheryl was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and a past member of St. Augustine’s in the Woods Episcopal Church. She taught Sunday school and was president of the woman’s group. Cheryl supported the Island Girls Live Their Dreams Camp with time and money. She loved to travel, especially to France, to exercise and to read.

She is survived by her husband, Bill, daughters Allison and Erika and their spouses and her grandchildren Owen, Elie, Gracie and Jake. She was 67 years old.

A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 18341 State Route 525 Freeland, WA 98249.

Cheryl requested in lieu of flowers that memorials may be made to the Island Christian Academy, P.O. Box 1048, Langley WA 98260