Patsy Smale

Obituary of Patsy R. Smale

Patsy Ruth (Daniels) Smale, 87, passed away on January 4, 2021, at Laurel Center in Hamburg, PA. She was the wife of the late Daniel Gerald Smale, who passed in 1972.

Born in Pottstown, PA, on January 26, 1933, Patsy was the daughter of the late Elmer and Mildred (Biehl) Daniels.

She is lovingly remembered by her sons, Alan Smale, husband of Cleide, Morristown, NJ, and Mark Smale, husband of Debbie, Reading, PA; her daughter-in-law, Barb Smale; her grandchildren, Nicholas, Elizabeth, Johnathan, Anna, Lydia, and Naomi; and her great-grandchildren, Aaliyah and Ella.

In addition to her husband and parents, Patsy is predeceased by her son, Tracy Smale.

A graveside service will take place on Friday, January 8, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Highland Memorial Park, 701 Farmington Ave., Pottstown, PA 19464.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Patsy’s memory to: St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 548 Old Swede Rd., Douglassville, PA 19518.

Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at