Leona Smith

EPPING Leona Smith, 86, Williston, formerly of Epping, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, in a Williston hospital.

She was born Aug. 17, 1927, to Roscoe and Maude Stevens, near Epping. She married Milton Smith on Dec. 23, 1953, in Williston.

Survivors: sons, Dean and Keith, both Williston, Owen, of Minot; daughter, Katherine Zent, Epping; 13 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Charlotte Flexhaug, Williston.

Funeral: Friday, 11 a.m., Epping Lutheran Church.

Burial: Hillside Memory Gardens, Williston.

Family service. open to the public: Thursday, 7 p.m., Fulkerson Funeral Home, Williston.

Visitation: Wednesday, 1 to 5 p.m., and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., in the funeral home.