Lavina Mary Smith, 98, of Yakima died Thursday at Izzy’s Adult Family Home. Mrs. Smith was born in Lavina, Mont. She worked in the Yakima Valley for many years.
Survivors include two sons, Herb Slavin of Bay Center and Ken Slavin of Petersburg, Alaska; a daughter, Becki Benoit of Yakima; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Keith and Keith Funeral Home of Yakima. A cryptside service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum.