Kathy L. (Beekley) Smith, 62, of North Coventry Twp., Pottstown, wife of Carl E. Smith, passed away on Thursday at home with her family by her side.
Born in Pottstown, she was the daughter of the late Arthur D. and Evelyn L. (Yocom) Beekley.
Kathy was a member of Cedarville United Methodist Church where she was a previous Sunday School teacher and a 1967 graduate of Owen J. Roberts. She worked for Doehler Jarvis in Pottstown for 27 years and for Softmart Inc. of Downingtown for the past 15 years. Kathy was a member of her Bonko Club, enjoyed walking, going to auctions and the beach. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family and friends.
Kathy was known by her family and friends as a kind-hearted, selfless, and caring person. She had a vibrant outlook on life that uplifted those around her.
Surviving with her husband of 27 years is daughter Mandi L. Knowles, wife of Daniel, of Pottstown and son Carl Jay Smith of Gilbertsville; brothers F. Leland Beekley, husband of Marie, of Casper, WY and Richard A. Beekley, husband of Patrice, of Pottstown; her twin sister Karen L. Miller, wife of David, of Pottstown; grandchildren Stephanie Smith, wife of Paul Evans of Sassmansville, Carl Jay Smith, Jr of Gilbertsville, Casey Smith of Stowe and Brayden Knowles of Pottstown. Also surviving are many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, 11:00AM at Cedarville United Methodist Church, 1092 Laurelwood Road, Pottstown with Rev. Sherry L. Lantz officiating. Entombment will follow in Highland Memorial Park Mausoleum, Pottstown. Visitation will be on Tuesday at the church from 9:00AM to 10:45AM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Kathy’s name to the PA Lung Cancer Partnership, P.O. Box 13060, Philadelphia, PA 19101 or the VNA of Pottstown and Vicinity, 1963 East High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464.