Edward M. Smith
Edward M. Smith, 83, of Selinsgrove, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, in the emergency room at UPMC Susquehanna, Sunbury.
He was born Jan. 17, 1936, in Lewisburg, a son of the late John Meinard and Elsie M. (Morrison) Smith. In 1959, he married the former Helen Susan Ott who preceded him in death in 2004.

Edward was a 1955 graduate of Lewisburg High School.
He had been employed for 20-plus years at Moore Business Forms, Lewisburg and had also been a bartender at the Lewisburg Hotel and the Hummels Wharf Fire Company.
He was a member of Zion "Arbogast" Lutheran Church, Mount Pleasant Mills, and a former member of the Selinsgrove Moose Lodge and the Hummels Wharf Fire Company.
Edward enjoyed doing puzzles and word find books. His greatest joy came from his grand and great-grandchildren.

He is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law, Randy Smith and William and Lori Smith, all of Selinsgrove; one daughter and son-in-law, Tammy and Jeffrey Simpson of Selinsgrove; two granddaughters and their spouses, Felicia and Jason Kaufman, and Heather and Mathew Kloss; four great-grandchildren, Hunter, Aubrie, Hanna, and Avrie; one brother and sister-in-law, Howard and Patricia Smith of Lewisburg; and one sister and brother-in-law, Natalie and Norman Roton of New Jersey.

He was preceded in death by one brother, John Smith; and one sister, Arla DePasquale and her husband, Rocky.

A viewing will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at Zion "Arbogast" Lutheran Church, Mount Pleasant Mills, followed by the funeral at 3, with the Rev. Lisa Raylene Barnes officiating.

Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery.

Contributions to honor Edward's memory may be made to the Dementia Society of America, P.O. Box 600, Doylestown, PA 18901.

Arrangements are by the V.L. Seebold Funeral Home, 601 N. High St., Selinsgrove.
Published on November 28, 2019


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Dorothy D Hopp
Dec 03, 2019
Sorry for your loss you have sympathy and my condolence. May God bless you and your family.
Dec 02, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss he was a wonderful man
Jefrey K Metzgar
Dec 01, 2019
I'm sorry for your lost ED was one good guy I'm glad he was a good friend of mine for a long time I'm sending you bill lori randy tammy prayers and blessings to you and the rest of the family
Lou Ann Miller
Nov 28, 2019
Sending my love and prayers across the miles, for God's blessings of comfort and peace for all.
Randy, Bill and Lori, Tam and Jeff.. Felicia and family and Heather and family. Your dad, grand dad and great grandpa loved you so much, y'all were truly the light of his life.
If you need to talk, please know I'm always here to listen.