Jean E. Smith, 70, of Shoreline died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2008, at Northwest Hospital.

She was born March 4, 1938 in Hebron, N.D. to Adolph and Elizabeth Fuchs.

She worked as a cook at the Little Red Hen by Green Lake until a month ago. She enjoyed cooking, crafts, sewing, gardening and canning. She was a kind and loving person.

She is survived by her two sons, Craig and Kevin Housley of Shoreline; three sisters, Doris Foster (Dick) and Linda Johnson (Pete) of Sunnyside and Pat Murphy (Jim) of Sedro Woolley; two brothers, Don Fuchs of Lodi, Calif. and Chuck Fuchs of Laguna Woods, Calif.; and nieces and nephews, Stephanie and Don Herrmann, Brad and Evelyn Fuchs, Brian and Lynn Murphy and Lance Johnson and Sharyn Barata.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Those wishing to share their memories or sign Jean's on-line memorial book may do so at

Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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