Ada Frances Smith

 

Lake Placid-  Ada F. (Hare) Smith left us on November 15 2019 after a very long illness. Born on August 17 1947 to the parents Walter and Gertrude Hare. Her childhood was filled with adventures on the Torrance farm in North Elba. She often told stories of camping with her cousins at Marcy Dam. Her younger years found her skating and working on the farm. She was married on January 12 1971 to Stephen E Smith of Keene. They started their family of 5 children. Knitting was one of her passions and would often be called upon to create items such as blankets, hats, mittens and Christmas stockings. She also was an avid baker and impacted many kids with her sugar cookie recipe. She is survived by her husband Steve, sister-in-law Martha (Leigh) Hadley, sister in law Anita, sister in law Kristy (Christopher) brother in law Travis, sons Matt, Mark (Lisa), Mitch (Christine) Melvin, and her daughter Mary. Step daughter Michelle and step son Michael. Grandmother to Christopher(Carlee), Chelsea(Scott), Alexis, Hayden, Mason, Sebastian, Abigail, Vivian, Kempton, Beverley, Rylee, Braydon, Julian, Carter, Kyla, Jaelyn, Lamar.  Great Grandmother to Braxton, Joanna, Adriana Rose. As well as many cousins, Nieces, nephews and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, her mother and father in law Napoleon “Buck” and Anita Smith, brother Ken, sister in law Caroline, sister in law Shirley and sister in law Gracelyn and brother in law Patrick, brother in-law Terry (Anita). Grandson Reginald M. Lee. There will not be calling hours at this time. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.  Donations in her memory may be made to the Keene Fire Department. The M. B. Clark, Inc., Funeral Home in Lake Placid, NY is in charge of arrangements.  Relatives and friends are invited to share a memory, or leave condolences at www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com. 

 

 

 

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