Former Rocky Mountain News, Denver Post employee Charmayne Delzer Smith, 64, died Feb. 12, 2017, at Porter Hospital in Centennial, Colo. She worked for both the Rocky Mountain News and The Denver Post for 15 years. She was born and raised in Denver, and was the eldest daughter of Rudolph and Berthea (Baugh) Delzer. She graduated from North High School in 1970.
She enjoyed the Colorado mountains, reading, writing, painting, drawing, drafting, sewing, quilting and spending time with her dogs. Smith is survived by her husband, Steven Smith; a daughter, Andrea Smith; a son, Arlen Smith; a sister, Jeannine Honey; and a stepson, Travis Smith. She was preceded in death by her parents and infant brother, Keith Delzer. A memorial reception took place Feb. 19.