Constance Mary Keefe Smith

smith constance obit webMarch 15, 2017

Died on March 15, 2017 at age 88. Beloved Mother, Grandmother and Aunt. Preceded in death by husband Austin, and son Austy. Survived by daughters Constance (Mathew) Northrup, Carolyn (Brett) Horttor, Christin (Rod) Bland; grandchildren Austin Northrup, Charles and Mary Horttor; and her dog Maggie. She was a devout Catholic, world traveler, voracious reader, and was recognized by MEA for teaching kindergarteners Spanish in the 1950’s. She is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s Academy and Saint Catherine’s University in Saint Paul. Mass of Christian Burial 10AM Tuesday, March 28 at the Cathedral of St. Paul, 239 Selby Ave., St. Paul. Visitation 4 – 7PM Monday at Willwerscheid Funeral Home, 1167 Grand Ave., St. Paul and also one hour prior to mass at church. Interment Guardian Angels Cemetery. Memorials preferred in lieu of flowers to:

Convent of the Visitation School

Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Marianist Missions

Salesian Missions

Cathedral Heritage Foundation

Church of the Assumption

Church of Saint Louis

University of Saint Thomas

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