Verna (Smith) Seliy

December 29, 1957 ~ July 14, 2020 (age 62)


Verna Smith Seliy, 62, of West Newton passed away July 14, 2020.  She was a daughter of the late Eugene “Smitty” and Wanda “Doudge” (Miller) Smith.  She is survived by husband, Dennis; a son Michael, and wife Dakota; and a grandson, Uriah.  Also surviving are a sister, Valerie Smith Lyons (Greg) and a brother, Kevin Smith, of West Newton; a niece, Carole, a great niece Carly and two great nephews, Jack and Robbie of Texas.  Many heartfelt thanks to the staff at Hempfield Manor.  Their kindness, friendship, constant care and devotion to Verna were above and beyond what was expected!!!  Because of concerns due to the corona virus, services will be private.  Memorial contributions may be made to West Newton Cemetery, 210 Vernon Dr., West Newton, PA 15089.  Arrangements entrusted to the J. William McCauley, Jr. Funeral Home, West Newton.  Condolences may be left at

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