Christian 04

Edna W. (DeVries) Smith

November 27, 1921 ~ October 28, 2023 (age 101) 101 Years Old
Obituary Image

Edna Smith Obituary

Smith (nee De Vries), Edna Wilma, age 101 of North Haledon, NJ went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, October 28, 2023.  Edna was born in Paterson, NJ, she lived in Midland Park before moving to North Haledon.  Edna was a charter member of Irving Park CRC in Midland Park, before becoming a member of Cedar Hill CRC in Wyckoff.  She also volunteered at the Midland Park Valley Hospital auxiliary for many years at Kurth Cottage. 

Edna was predeceased by her husband Garret “Chip” and her son Garret “Chip Jr.”  Surviving are her 3 sons and their wives, Don and Ruth Smith of Clemmons, NC, George and Susan Smith of Oakland, NJ and Dave and Joyce Smith of Grantham, NH, as well as her 8 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.  Edna was known for her signature smile and the love of putting others always above herself.  Heaven’s gain is our loss and she will be greatly missed!

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 3 from 4:00 until 7:00pm at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Ave., Wyckoff, NJ  07481.  The funeral service will take place on Saturday, November 4, 10:00am, also at the funeral home.  Interment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus, NJ.

As an expression of sympathy in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Holland Christian Home,, 151 Graham Ave., North Haledon, NJ  07508.





To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Edna W. (DeVries) Smith, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Edna W. (DeVries) Smith?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Edna's memory.


November 3, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Vander Plaat Funeral Home
257 Godwin Avenue
Wyckoff, NJ 07481

Funeral Service
November 4, 2023

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Vander Plaat Funeral Home
257 Godwin Avenue
Wyckoff, NJ 07481

November 4, 2023

George Washington Memorial Park
234 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07653


Holland Christian Home
151 Graham Avenue, North Haledon NJ 07508


© 2023 Vander Plaat Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility