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Betty Smith

June 30, 1941 — August 31, 2021

Betty Rose Smith, 80, formerly of Frederick County, MD passed away on Tuesday, August 31, 2021.

Born on June 30, 1941, in Washington, DC, she was the daughter of the late Nathan Rubin and Marguerite (Stanley) Rubin.

She was the loving wife of the late Ralph Marshall Smith, her husband of 56 years.

She was a graduate of Northwestern High School, class of 1959.  Betty was a devout Christian, very talented and creative.  She was a beautician, an artist and a cake decorator.  She was a big part of her community and was a member of multiple clubs within Frederick County.  She treasured her family and loved spending time with them.

She is survived by her brother, Ronnie Rubin (Glo) and sister, Robin Schneider (Gerard), her 4 daughters, Kathy Wolf (John), Margie McLister (Tom), Amy Gough (Danny) and Jennifer Gonzalez (John), 11 grandchildren, Johnny, Meaghan (Andrew), Chelsea (Vernon), Ashley, Kelly, Caitlin, Frankie, Sean, Skylar, Rylee and Emma Grace.  She is also survived 4 great-grandchildren and numerous cherished family members and friends.

She is preceded in death by her great grandson, Vincent Gregory Boog.

The family will have a private service on Friday, September 3, 2021 at 9:30 am and are welcoming friends and family to join virtually.  Please visit for services.

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