Linda Louise (Dorn) Boson Smith

April 13, 1954 – Jan. 19, 2014

Linda Louise Smith, 59, of Shell, died early Sunday morning, Jan. 19, 2014 at South Big Horn County Critical Access Hospital in Basin.

Linda was born April 13, 1954, in Greybull, the daughter of Cyrus J. and Louise (Lindsay) Dorn.  She lived in the Big Horn Basin all of her life and received her schooling in Greybull.

Linda was an exceptional chef and loved to cook. She enjoyed outdoor activities, watching wildlife and horses.

Linda married Ralph Smith on Oct. 13, 2005, in Thermopolis.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Bill Dorn and her daughter April Michalek.

Linda is survived by her husband Ralph Smith of Shell; her children Chris Jerup (Alicia) of Casper, Troy Jerup (April) of Bondurant, Wyo. and Nate Boson (Tasia) of Rapid City, S.D.; her stepchildren Rocky Smith of Basin, Misty Wollam (Trevon) of Basin and Annie Smith of Worland and 10 grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held in the summer of 2014. Atwood Family Funeral Directors, Inc. assisted the family with arrangements.

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