Donis Faye Smith

CEDAR FALLS – Donis Faye Smith, 83, of Cedar Falls died Wednesday, October 28th at UnityPoint Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo.
She was born May 14, 1937 in Parkersburg, Iowa, daughter of Reint and Marie (Rients) Stoppelmoor. She graduated from Parkersburg High School in 1954 and attended Gates Business School. On October 5, 1956, she married Kenneth Smith in Parkersburg. Donis was an amazing wife, mother, grandma, and Nana. She loved spending summers at the lake in Minnesota, shopping for shoes and purses, spending time with her grandkids, and her dog, Nissa. she will be missed by all who loved her.
Survived by: her husband of Cedar Falls; a daughter, Kim (Jeff) Thompson of Cedar Falls; a son, Scott (Marcia) Smith of Independence; four grandchildren: Mattie (Marty) Testroet, Siera (Cody) Giffin, Kallie (Dylan) Boos, Chase (Brittany) Smith; eight great grandchildren; a sister, Janice (Bob) Johnson of Parkersburg; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by: a great granddaughter, Charlie Joy.
Services were held Saturday, October 31st at Richardson Funeral Service with burial in Oak Hill Cemetery in Parkersburg. Memorials may be directed to the family for designation at a later date. Online Condolences may be left at


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