Erma (Leitzel) Weirick, 88 of Selinsgrove, entered the Church Triumphant on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at The Manor at Penn Village, Selinsgrove.
She was born Oct. 28, 1929, in Fair Oak, Snyder County, a daughter of the late John Albert and Mary (Herman) Leitzel. She was married to Donald F. Weirick who preceded her.
Erma was a 1947 graduate of Selinsgrove High School.
She retired after 35 years of service from AMP Inc., Selinsgrove.
She was a member of Sharon Lutheran Church, Selinsgrove and the Order of Eastern Star Lafayette Chapter 222, Selinsgrove, and was a Past Matron from 1958 to 1959 at the former Priestley Chapter 423, Northumberland.
Her family was important to her. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Erma also enjoyed word find puzzles.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Susan and William Turbitt Sr.; one son and daughter-in-law, Don A. and Aundrea Weirick; four grandchildren, Sarah Dries and her husband Chris, Madison Weirick, William Turbitt Jr. and his wife Becky, and Aaron Weirick; and two great- granddaughters, MacKenzie and Avery Dries.
Erma was the last of her immediate family. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Marlin, Glen, and Carson Leitzel.
Friends and family are invited to the viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at Sharon Lutheran Church, 120 S. Market St., Selinsgrove, followed by the funeral at 11, with the Rev. Rick White officiating.
Burial will be in Salem Lutheran Cemetery, Selinsgrove.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in loving memory of Erma to her church.
The George P. Garman Funeral Homes Inc., 9366 Route 35, Mount Pleasant Mills have been entrusted with the arrangements.
Published on July 12, 2018