Shannon Lynn Smith

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Shannon Lynn Smith

April 17, 1970 - November 27, 2018

Shannon Lynn Smith Shannon Lynn (Wadsworth) Smith, 48, of Traverse City, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018.
Shannon's life was full of love, purpose and generosity. Shannon was an admired nurse at Munson hospital in Traverse City and recently completed her master's degree in nursing. She will be known for using words like "fabulous," listening to her favorite band, Duran Duran, and secretly "paying it forward" every chance she had. A scripture Shannon found peace in was Philippians 4:13, "I can do everything through Christ who gives me strength."
Shannon is survived by her loving husband of 15 years, Ken Smith; parents, Bill and Vicki (Hanley) Wadsworth; stepson, Brandon (Alyssa) Smith; step-grandchildren, Kathryn and Logan; stepdaughter, Megan Smith; mother-in-law, Donna Miller; sister, Alison (Wadsworth) Smith; nephew, Dayton; niece, Chloe; brother, Bill (Melissa) Wadsworth; nieces, Mia and Tessa; along with many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A celebration of life will take place at East Bay Calvary Church, 2225 East Hammond Road, Traverse City, MI 49686 on Dec. 15, 2018 at 10 a.m., with a reception immediately following.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Gift of Life ( and/or sign up to be an organ donor. This will honor Shannon by saving others in need, as she has done; or consider a donation to your local humane society (
Published on December 1, 2018
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Celebration of life

Saturday December 15, 2018

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

East Bay Calvary Church

2225 East Hammond Road, Traverse City, MI, USA


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