Ellen King

Ellen N. King CORNWALL Ellen Nora King, 91, passed away at the Cornwall Manor Health Center, Cornwall, on Sunday, July 27, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Robert L. and Violet Ruhl Seltzer. Upon graduation from the Lebanon High School in the class of 1941, she began her banking career with the First National Bank. She became a Vice President in charge of loans early in her banking career. Because of her banking expertise, she served as a valuable volunteer working with the Good Samaritan Lebanon Street Fair for many years. Ellen was a lifetime member of St. James Lutheran Church. As a small child she began her Christian education when a loving neighbor, Katie Klink, took her to Sunday school. She faithfully continued her stewardship by taking on the responsibility of church treasurer during the 1960's. She dearly loved animals having many pets of her own. As a young married woman she took it upon herself to care and guide her three younger siblings upon the early death of her mother. She is survived by her daughter, Carol, wife of Edward W. Checket, Lebanon, a grandson, Michael Allen Checket and wife Christina, New York, a granddaughter, Elizabeth Ann Chase, married to Emery Chase, Texas; three great grandchildren, Emery (E J), Elyse, and Edward Christopher Chase; many nieces and nephews. Ellen was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Kristen M. Checket. Siblings survivors are a brother, James E. Seltzer, Mt. Gretna and a sister, Sara A. Daubert, wife of Joseph Daubert, Jonestown. Ellen was predeceased by husband Ernest G. King and her first husband Leroy J. Livering. Also brothers, George H. Seltzer, Robert E. Seltzer and a sister, Evelyn M. Seltzer. Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in her memory to the , 855 Tuck Street, Suite 2, Lebanon, PA 17042. Rohland Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of her arrangements. www.rohlandfh.com

Funeral Home

Rohland Funeral Home, Inc.
508 Cumberland Street Lebanon, PA 17042
(717) 272-6673

Published in Lebanon Daily News on July 29, 2014