Patricia Ann Smidt

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — A public celebration for Patricia Ann Smidt of Fayetteville, Ark, formerly of Lakota, Iowa, will be held 7 p.m. Friday at Community Chapel, 618 Co. Rd P60 in Lakota. In honor of Pat’s love for cooking, a potluck meal will be from 6-7 p.m. It would be appreciated if you could bring a dish to share.

Smidt died peacefully Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, at her home of Alzheimer’s disease. Her ashes will be interred with her husband at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville, Ark.