Selecia Smith Holodick

Selecia Smith Holodick, 92, of Wilkes-Barre passed away peacefully Sunday, Jan. 26, 2013.

Born in Plymouth on April 24, 1920, she was a daughter of the late William and Dora Smith. She attended E.L. Meyers High School and was a member of the Firwood United Methodist Church, J.O.Y. class, and Order of Eastern Star 174.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, John; and siblings, Louis, Donald and Ella.

Selecia is survived by her daughter, Diane Demchak and husband, John; granddaughter, Dawn Perugino and husband, Patrick; granddaughter, Amy Demchak and fiance, Duane Deno Jr.; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday from the Daniel J. Hughes Funeral & Cremation Service, 617 Carey Ave., Wilkes-Barre, with the Rev. Beverly Jones, Selecia's niece, officiating. Interment will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery.

Family and friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Firwood United Methodist Church, 399 Old River Road, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702, or the .

Published in Citizens' Voice on Jan. 28, 2013