Yvonne Lee (Smith) Teets, 86, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 25th, 2022, in Aurora, Colorado. Born April 27th, 1936 on the Smith family homestead in Inman, Nebraska, Yvonne attended Inman Public School for 12 years, graduating in 1954. After graduation she began work as a telephone operator with Northwestern Bell and later transferred to Denver, Colorado, where she retired from AT&T with over 30 years of dedicated service.
She married Raymond Teets in 1964, who remained faithfully by her side during her sickness and at her passing. Her memory continues to be cherished by her husband Raymond, sons David and Bryan, all of Denver, Colorado, step-children Michael Teets and Donna Williams, sisters Deritha “Dee” Moore of O’Neill, Nebraska, and Bev Cadwallader, of Grand Island, Nebraska, aunt Ardith Caster, of Brighton, Colorado, and an extended family of grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Jessie Coventry Smith, Kenneth Forrest Smith, stepmother Faye Brunkhorst Smith, and brother Forrest “Bert” Smith.
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