Theresa Smith

Tuesday, July 10, 2007

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Theresa Marie Smith, 103, of St. Louis died Sunday, July 8, 2007, at Altenheim Nursing Home in St. Louis.

She was born in Perryville, daughter of Aaron Peter and Victoria Ellen Huber Schremp.

She was a punch press operator 27 years with Emerson Electric Co. She was a former member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Webster Groves, Mo., and a former member of Western Catholic Union.

Survivors include a sister, Elsie Rigdon of St. Louis.

She was preceded in death by nine brothers and five sisters.

Visitation will be from 4:30 to 9 p.m. today and from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville. The wake will be at 5 p.m. today. The rosary will be recited at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, with the Rev. Kevin Fausz officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.