February 13, 1928 - March 31, 2021
April 8, 2021
Loraine Smick passed away March 31, 2021, at the age of 93 due to complications from COVID-19.
Loraine was born Feb. 13, 1928, in Magrath, Alberta, Canada. She was the first of four daughters born to John and Ruth (Hillmer) Helm. Loraine moved to Colfax with her family when she was six years old. She attended Martha Washington Grade School and Colfax High School, graduating in 1947 with her sister Virginia.
Loraine married Dale Smick of Endicott on Sep. 24, 1950. Their wedding was the first performed in the newly built and dedicated Trinity Lutheran Church of Endicott. They lived in Endic...