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Obituary: Elaine C. (McClinchy) Smith

Elaine C. (McClinchy) Smith

Elaine C. (McClinchy) Smith

Elaine C. (McClinchy) Smith, 90, of Globe, Arizona, passed away Feb. 18, 2015. She was born Nov. 11, 1924, in Parma, Ohio to parents Edward Schlott and Donna Koch.

Before her retirement, Elaine loved her job as a library aid for the Lake Valley Schools in Prescott Valley, Arizona and spent her free time helping with the Casa Narf VFW and dancing.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 52 years, Joseph McClinchy Jr.; and her two children Janet Schoenewald and Richard McClinchy. She is survived by six grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be held on Feb. 27, 2015, at St. Germaine Catholic Church, 7997 E. Dana Drive, Prescott Valley, Arizona, starting with a rosary at 10 a.m. and Mass at 10:30 a.m. In Lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to CASA Senior Center, 9360 E. Manzanita Circle, Prescott Valley, AZ 86314 and St. Germaine Catholic Church.

Arrangements were entrusted to Sunrise Funeral Home.

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