Mrs. Sheila M.
Mrs. Sheila M. Seltzer, 59, of South Liberty Street, Orwigsburg, passed away while in the company of family members, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 at St. Joseph Medical Center, Bern Township, Berks County, PA.
Born in Pottsville, Pa. on Feb. 11, 1954, she was the daughter of the late Franklin C. and MaryJane I. (Koch) Eckert.She was an interior decorator and was a long time employee of the Forget Me Not Flowers shop in Pottsville. Following this she was the owner of the former Corner Cupboard Gift Shop in Leiby's Restaurant and in the past few years she was dedicated to saving unwanted cats and dogs .
- She was the wife of Robert W. Seltzer. They married on July 4, 1986.
Sheila was a Blue Mountain High School Graduate, class of 1972 and also a graduate of Pottsville Hospital School of Radiology as a technician. She was raised in the Lutheran faith
Surviving in addition to her husband of 27 years, Robert W. Seltzer, of Orwigsburg are a brother, Kevin F., husband of Margaret Eckert of Rowlett, TX.; and numerous nieces and nephews, including her brothers daughter, Emily Eckert.
Services: Family and friends are invited to call on Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. and also on Tuesday morning from 9 a.m. until time of services at 10 a.m. at The Miller Building, 950 E. Main St., Schuylkill Haven, Pa. 17972. Religious services will be held following the Tuesday morning visitation.
Interment services will be held at Schuylkill Memorial Park, Inc. Schuylkill Haven, PA.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider a donation in Sheila's memory to be sent to Hillside SPCA Inc. P. O. Box 233 Pottsville, PA 17901.
Hamilton Funeral Home, Inc., 116 S. Liberty St., Orwigsburg, is honored to be entrusted with the arrangements.
Hamilton Funeral Home Inc
116 S Liberty St Orwigsburg, PA 17961
Published in Times News on Aug. 17, 2013