Salena Anne Conner-Smith, 32, passed away November 3, 2021 in Columbus, Ohio.
She was born in Elsmere, KY July 12, 1989 to Tina (Shaffer) Smith and James Conner .
Salena loved to read, especially books by Stephen King, she loved working with animals, especially horses, and she loved playing with her kids and nieces. She was also known as a jokester to her family.
She is survived by her mother, Tina Smith of Convoy, her children; Wyatt, Logan, and Cassia of Convoy, her siblings; Nicholas Conner of Kenton and Stacy Conner of Convoy, a step-sister, Ashley Conner of Kentucky, her nieces; Bella, Lillian, Evelyn, Elle, Izzy, Ivy, Presley, Finnity, nephews; Grayson and Zadin, uncle; Jimmy (Dawn) Gregg, aunts; Cindy Hicks and Dena (Mark) Snedager, grandmother; Wilena Conner, and her best friend; Amanda Kaiser of Kentucky.
She is preceded in death by her father; Dale Smith, her grandparents; Jim and Jackie Gregg, her uncle; Shawn Hicks, and her brother-in-law; Shane Harmon, and grandfather; David Conner .
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family.
Visitation will be from 12:00 pm -1:30 pm on November 9, 2021 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home.
The funeral will start at 1:30 pm on November 9, 2021 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home.
The family asks that those invited to the visitation and service wear masks and follow standard Covid-19 protocol.
To share Salena's online memorial, please visit www.alspachgearhart.com
Arrangements entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home and Crematory; 722 S. Washington Street, Van Wert, Ohio 45891