ARLENE L. SMITH, 87 of Weirton, WV passed away Thursday September 23, 2021 at the Weirton Medical Center. She was born June 4, 1934 in Rock Oak, WV. The daughter of the late Paul and Myrtle E. Conard Hoke.

She was also preceded in death by a son, David E. Smith, Sr. Arlene was a member of Colliers United Methodist Church, where she sang in the choir for many years; Colliers Rebekah Lodge No.42; 1952 Graduate of Follansbee High School; and the Red Hat Society. Previous employment including 13 years at the Weirton Daily Times followed by 7 years at the Herald Star as a teletype setter/operator, retiring in 1966.

Surviving are her husband of 58 years, Charles “Gene” Smith; daughter, Kimberly Lucas (John) of Weirton, WV; daughter- in-law, Anna Pavel Smith of Weirton, WV; 5 grandchildren, Danica Marie Koncoski (Joe), David Eugene Smith, Jr. (Lisa), Dustin John Smith (Brandi), Jessica R. Lucas, Monica R. Lucas; 2 great grandchildren, Julia and Paxton.

Visitation will be 1:00-4:00 p.m. on Sunday September 26, 2021 at STEEL & WOLFE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV. Additional visitation, Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of the funeral at 11:00 a.m. at Colliers United Methodist Church, 318 Pennsylvania Avenue, Colliers, WV with Pastor Scott Mapes presiding. Entombment will follow at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Colliers United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 318 Pennsylvania Avenue, Colliers, WV 26035. www.steelandwolfe.com