SMITH, Ria Desiree Sally (nee Morrell)

4 February 1936 – 28 August 2021

Passed away peacefully in Hawkes Bay Fallen Soldiers Memorial Hospital Hastings, on Saturday with her loving whanau by her side.

Beloved wife of Archibald McRobert Smith.  Cherished Mother to Jessica Harris, Tracey Smith(dec), Cherry Tozer, and Abraham Smith and adored by their respective partners.  She loved her grandchildren, Sam, Marnie and Renee, Danielle and Sean, Melody and Summer, and their respective partners.  She cherished her great grandchildren, Anais, Scarlett and Lola, Ouvea and Eli, Matiu, Sebastion, and Huia.  They loved their Nanny Ma. She has many nieces and nephews that she loved and enjoyed.  Friends, work colleagues and professional associates, you were always welcome.

“Its Happy Hour in Heaven – Thank you for your joy, your laughter and your passion for life.  Rest in Peace, your job is done. We were blessed.”

Due to Covid restrictions a private funeral service will be held.  Any messages can be sent to: C/- Smith Whanau 844 Erepeti Road RD 5 Wairoa