Cumberland Times-News

July 10, 2013


Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — Madeleine Durand Smith, 76, Cumberland, passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

Born Feb. 19, 1937, in France, she was the daughter of the late Bernard and Germaine Clemente. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Howard James “Jimmy” Smith.

She is survived by her children, Christian Houdelette and wife Debra, of Edgewater, Colo., Steve Smith and wife Janice, of Cumberland and Nancy Perry and husband Frank Jr., of Holly Springs, N.C.; five grandchildren, Eric Mellotte, Steven Smith, Drew Perry, Lucas Perry and Casey Perry; three step grandchildren, Morgan Turner, Zach Nieberlein and Malakye Liller; two great-grandchildren Ayden Perry and Taylor Mellotte and one step great-grandchild, Camden Fender.

As per her wishes, she will be cremated.

Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Ave. ( on Friday, July 12, 2013, from 4 to 6 p.m.

A memorial service will be held in the funeral home on Friday at 6 p.m. with Pastor Paul Dietz officiating.