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Alice Laura Hillix Smatla

Female 1919 - 1995  (75 years)


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  • Name Alice Laura Hillix Smatla 
    Born 29 Sep 1919  McLouth, Jefferson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Apr 1995  Winchester, Jefferson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Czech-Moravian Cemetery, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6325  Rossville
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 

    Father Perle Hillix 
    Mother Gertrude Stone Hillix 
    Family ID F7852  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry John Smatla,   b. 6 Jun 1920, Maple Hill, Wabaunsee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 2013, Meriden, Jefferson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1949  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Larry Lee Smatla
     2. Marcia Lynn Smatla Reiter
    Documents
    Anniversary- Smatla, Henry and Alice
    Anniversary- Smatla, Henry and Alice
    Ruby Anniversary for Smatlas
    Henry and Alice Smatla will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, October 15, with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Meriden United Methodist Church. Friends and relatives are invited to attend the reception which will be hosted by their children and their families: Larry, Linda, Laura and Luke Smatla, Oskaloosa, and Marcia, Ron and Travis Reiter, Topeka.

    Alice Hillix and Henry Smatla were married October 19, 1949, in Topeka. He is a retired farmer and the couple has resided in the Meriden community since 1954.

    Your love and friendship are cherished gifts. The couple respectfully requests no other gifts.
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 10:10:25 
    Family ID F3359  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Sep 1919 - McLouth, Jefferson County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Apr 1995 - Winchester, Jefferson County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Czech-Moravian Cemetery, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Obituary- Smatla, Alice 1
    Obituary- Smatla, Alice 1

    Alice Laura Smatla
    MERIDEN Alice Laura Smatla, 75, Meriden, died Wednesday, April 12, 1995, at a Winchester nursing home.

    Mrs. Smatla had been a bookkeeper for Central National Bank in Topeka and later worked at the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service Office in Topeka until she retired.

    She was born Sept. 29, 1919, a McLouth, the daughter of Perle and Gertrude Stone Hillix. She attended Eureka Grade School and was graduated from McLouth High School. She moved to Meriden from Silver Lake in
    1954.

    Mrs. Smatla was a member of Meri-den United Methodist Church and a former member of the Order of the Eastern Star in Meriden.

    She was married to Henry John Smatla on Oct. 19, 1949, in Topeka. He survives.

    Other survivors include a son, Larry L. Smatla, Oskaloosa; a daughter, Marcia L. Reiter, Topeka; a sister, Pearl H. Thomas, Lawrence; and three grandchildren.

    Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Meriden United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Czech-Moravian Cemetery, Delia. Mrs. Smatla will lie in state from noon Friday to 11 a.m. Saturday at Barker-Price Mortuary in Topeka where relatives and friends will meet from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday. Memorial contributions may be made to Jefferson County Home Health Care, P.O. Box 324, Oskaloosa, 66066, or to Meriden United Methodist Church, P.O. Box C, Meriden, 66512.
    Obituary- Smatla, Alice 2
    Obituary- Smatla, Alice 2
    Alice L. Smatla
    Mrs. Alice Laura Smatla, 75, Meriden, died Wednesday morning, April 12, 1995, at Jefferson County Geriatric Center, Winchester. She was born September 29, 1919, at McLouth, the daughter of Perle and Gertrude Stone Hillix. She attended Eureka Grade School and graduated from McLouth High School. She had lived in Silver Lake before moving to Meriden in 1954.

    She had been a bookkeeper for Central National Bank in Topeka and later worked at the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service-Office in Topeka until her retirement.

    Mrs. Smatla was a member of the Meriden United Methodist Church and a former member of the Order of the Eastern Star at Meriden.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, William Hillix; three sisters. Opal Bucheim, Marguerite Burton, and Garnett Knapp.

    She was married to Henry John Smatla October 19, 1949, at Topeka. He survives.

    Other survivors include a son, Larry Lee Smatla, Oskaloosa; a daughter, Marcia Lynn Reiter, Topeka; a sister, Pearl Hillix Thomas, Lawrence; and three grandchildren.

    The family received friends from 7:00 to 8:00 Friday evening. Her service was at 11:00 Friday at Parker-Price Mortuary, Topeka.

    Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson County Home Health Care, P.O. Box 324, Oskaloosa 66066; or to the Meriden United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 2, Meriden 66512.