Smith, Doris Marianne
Birth: Sunday, November 28, 1920 in Mainz, Germany
Residence: Hollywood, Maryland
Death: Sunday, March 06, 2016 at the age of 95
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Doris Marianne Smith, 95, of Hollywood, MD passed away on March 6, 2016 at Hospice House of St. Mary's in Callaway, MD, with her loving son at her side. She was born on November 28, 1920 in Mainz, Germany to the late Karl Friedrich Max Hosel-Uhlig and Christine Wolf. She was raised in Wiesbaden, Germany.
On March 13, 1957, Doris married her beloved husband, Robert Lee Smith at Corkran Memorial United Methodist Church in Temple Hills, MD. Together, they celebrated over 26 wonderful years of marriage before his passing in November 1983.
Doris was a Prisoner of War during World War II in Germany. She was employed as a jeweler for many years in Washington, D.C. She was a Washington Redskin football fan and a Washington Capital's hockey fan. She enjoyed playing cards and dining on authentic German cuisine. She had a great love for animals, and spent many years devoted to rescuing cats and dogs.
She is survived by her son, Steven B. Smith of Hollywood, MD and her sister, Herta Best. In addition to her parents and husband, Doris is also preceded in death by her siblings, Margot Hosel-Uhlig, and Max Hosel-Uhlig.
All services will be private. Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Mary's County Animal Welfare League, P.O. Box 1232, Leonardtown, MD 20650 and Feral Cat Rescue, Inc., P.O. Box 623, Great Mills, MD 20634. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD