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Laura Mae Gentille

November 7, 1926 — November 14, 2021

Laura Mae Gentille, formerly of Van Buren, AR passed away Sunday, November 14, 2021 at the age of 95 in St. Charles, MO. Daughter of the late Jesse and Mary Taylor. Beloved wife of the late Bill Gentille; devoted mother of Patricia (Ron) Gardner, Karen Gentille and Marcia (Phil) Hodur and the late Paula Baley. Loving grandmother of Jimmy Baley, Theresa (Jim) Boss, William Hodur, Michael Hinkston, Matthew (Jenny) Hinkston. Great-grandmother to Charlie Hodur, Elizabeth Boss and Christopher Boss. Dear sister of Mary Jane (Leroy) Smith and the late Roy Taylor, Jesse Taylor, and Lucy Potter. 

She was a devoted member of St. Michael Catholic Church in Van Buren, Arkansas and a member of the Altar Society. She was a talented cook and was a member of a Gourmet Group. Laura enjoyed bowling, bridge, travelling, and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Laura's name to St. Jude Children's Research and St. Michael Catholic Church in Van Buren, AR.




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Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Starts at 11:00am (Central time)

Fort Smith National Cemetery

522 Garland Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72901

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