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Henrietta Katherine Smith

July 30, 1953 - May 13, 2017

Henrietta Katherine Smith, age 63,  of Plainfield, IL , formerly of Chicago, IL, passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at her home.  She was born July 30, 1953 in Chicago, IL.

Henrietta is survived by her loving children, Kimberly (Adam) Ruetsche and Jennifer (Mark) Blaszkowski, adoring grandchildren, Kevin, Nate and Emma.  She was a dear sister, fond aunt and a dear friend to many.  She is preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Eleanor Perry.

Henrietta worked for Fannie May Candy Co. in Ravenswood Neighborhood and managed Bel-Long Laundry for 25 years in Chicago.             

Funeral Information

Visitation will be  Tuesday, May 16, 4:00-8:00 PM,  at Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 S. Joliet Rd., Plainfield, IL.  Funeral Service will follow at 8:00 PM at the funeral home.  Interment will be private.  For more information, please call (815) 436-9221.

Donations Information

For those who prefer, memorial donations may be made to Pink Heals Joliet, 1147 Brook Forest Dr., Shorewood, IL 60404,

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