Irene Smith, 95, of Hampton passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sept. 3, 2022 at Regina Care Center in Hastings. She was born on July 31, 1927 to George and Rose (Taube) Landsberger of New Trier.
On June 25, 1946 she married Bernard Smith in Hampton, where they raised their 昀ve children. Irene was dedicated to raising her family and participating in the church circles and other church activities throughout her entire life. She loved to garden and cook and bake, always trying new recipes. She was a caring and loving grandma and great-grandma who found great joy in spending time with the family, always inquisitive about what was going on in their lives.
After Bernard retired, they enjoyed traveling with family and enjoyed getting together to play cards with different friends and family. She was a caring, strong and loving person who will be greatly missed.
Irene is survived by her children, Charles (Linda) Smith, Joe (Jackie) Smith, Mary (Tom) Erickson, Ray (Chris) Smith; 11 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, sister-in-law, Victoria Landsberger