Helen Marie Smith Arcara, 67, a resident of Cleveland, formerly of Elyria, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at a local hospital. She was born November 20, 1946 in Buckhannon, West Virginia, to Clifford H. and Martha M. Shreve Smith.
She graduated from Elyria High School in 1964 and was retired from Trio Products in Elyria. She enjoyed keeping in touch with family and friends on Facebook.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands, Dale Otis Bray and Carl Arcara; grandchild, Kristen Elaine-Faith Bray; and brother, Clifford W. Smith.
She is survived by her children, Lori Lawton and husband, John, Cheryl Ann Bray Delarwelle, Steven Duane Bray and Trisha Lynnae Bray Smith, with whom she resided; six grandchildren, Tosha Delarwelle, Patrisha Delarwelle, Shaylee Smith, Morgan Bray, Katlynn Bray and Daniel Bray; three great-grandchildren, Treyvon Brannon, Andre Delarwelle and Isaiah Delarwelle; and siblings, Ken W., Smith and Sharon K. Shaffstall, both of Elyria.
Private memorial services will be held at later date.
Grissom-Serenity Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Cleveland, Tennessee, are in charge of the arrangements.