Treva (Flora) Smith

August 4, 1934 ~ February 19, 2020 (age 85)

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Treva (Flora) Smith, 85 of Warsaw, Indiana and formerly of the Argos community passed with her loving family present on February 19, 2020 at 9:55 p.m. at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw, Indiana. She had been in declining health for the past couple of years. On August 4, 1934 in rural Fulton County, Indiana she was born to Clarence Kline and Ruth C. (Baker) Kline. She lived in Warsaw the past 4 years; having lived in the Argos and Culver community’s all of her life.

On October 15, 1955 at Mt. Hope United Methodist Church in Fulton County, Indiana she married David L. Smith. Together they shared the past 64 years with each other.

Treva worked in the kitchen at Grandma’s Kitchen in Argos, Indiana. She was a member of the Plymouth Wesleyan Church, Plymouth, Indiana; and a graduate of Culver High School,  class of 1954.


Treva was a volunteer helping children at Culver Elementary and the Culver Community Youth Center. She enjoyed visiting with friends and loved cards and she loved to give them for all occasions. She always had them on hand is case one was needed.

Treva was an avid fan and season ticket holder for 16 seasons to the Notre Dame girls basketball team. “Go Irish”    

But most she loved her family, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

Treva is survived by her Husband – David L. Smith of Warsaw, Indiana

Son – Carl D. Smith and wife Brenda of Winona Lake, Indiana

Daughter – Barbara L. Eyrich and husband Douglas of Bourbon, Indiana

4 Grandchildren – Brian Smith of Warsaw, Indiana; Elizabeth Ress and husband Stelios of Warsaw, Indiana; Olivia Clark and husband Aaron of Ft. Wayne, Indiana; Chase Eyrich of Pembroke, Florida    

3 Great Grandchildren – Kyleigh, Lily, and Nickolas

Twin Sister – Eva Holderread of Plymouth, Indiana

Step Sister – Brenda Wynn of Culver, Indiana

She is preceded in death by her Parents - Clarence and Ruth Kline ; Sisters – Josephine Winrotte, Betty Fisk, Helen Hannabach; Brothers – Harold Flora, Robert Flora; Step Sisters – Virginia Bullock, Laura Gunder; Step Brother – Charles Kline

Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday February 25, 2020 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Plymouth Wesleyan Church, 11203 S. Michigan Rd., Plymouth, Indiana

Funeral Services will follow on Tuesday February 25, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. at the church with Rev. Ed Friberg officiating.  Burial will follow at the Maxinkuckee IOOF Cemetery at Poplar Grove, Culver, Indiana.  

Memorial Contributions may be made to: Berean Class of the Plymouth Wesleyan Church, 11203 S. Michigan Rd., Plymouth, Indiana  

Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos, Indiana




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February 25, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Plymouth Wesleyan Church
11203 S. Michigan Rd
Plymouth, Indiana 46563

Funeral Service
February 25, 2020

12:00 PM
Plymouth Wesleyan Church
11203 S. Michigan Rd
Plymouth, Indiana 46563

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