Wilma Leona Selz

1929 - 2019

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Wilma Leona Selz, 89, of Findlay, passed away at 6:20am on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Primrose of Findlay. Wilma was born on December 12, 1929 in Eagle Township, Hancock County to the late Kenneth and Cloa (Gossman) Reichley. On March 6, 1947, she married Francis “Bernie” Robinson and he preceded her in death. She married Leonard Selz on December 12, 1976, and he preceded her in death on October 8, 1998. Wilma is survived by her sons: Keith (Tamala) Robinson of rural Arlington, and Terry (Julie) Robinson of rural Ada; her daughter, Linda (Peter) Wilson of rural Jenera; grandchildren: Melissa Kroske, Patty (Mike) Orwick, Todd Wilson, Diane (Chad) Parke, Amanda (Joseph) Panfil, Ryan (Brittany) Robinson, Matthew Robinson, Weston Robinson, and Cole Robinson; 13 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters: Edna (James) Marshall of rural Findlay, and Sharon (PAul) Hartman of Findlay. Wilma was preceded in death by her sons: Ralph David Robinson, and Kevin Lee Robinson; a daughter, Sheila Ann Robinson; a great-grandchild, Kinsley Wells Robinson; brothers: Elmer, Robert, Wayne, and Paul Reichley; and sisters: Eleanor Rettig, and Anna Freed. Wilma retired from RCA, having worked there for 25 years from 1962 to 1988. Wilma was a lifelong member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church where she was past Treasurer and a part-time Saturday School teacher. She loved golfing, fishing, bowling, and spending winters in Florida. The funeral service will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church. Pastor Steven Edmiston will officiate and burial will follow at the St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3:00-8:00pm on Friday, November 8 at CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Arlington and for one hour (10:00-11:00am) prior to the service on Saturday at the church. Memorial donations may be made to St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church Building Fund or to Bridge Home Health and Hospice. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.coldrencrates.com.

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    620 N. Main St
    Arlington, Ohio
    Friday, November 8th 2019 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church[Map]
    9340 TR 32
    Jenera, Ohio 45841
    Saturday, November 9th 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

  • Funeral Service:

    Saturday, November 9th 2019 - 11:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church [Map]
    9340 TR 32
    Jenera, Ohio 45841

  • Final Resting Place:

    St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery [Map]

    Van Buren Twp., Ohio

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Condolences For Wilma Leona Selz

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To : Family members
Date :Wednesday, November 6th 2019
From : Janet and Robin Myers
Deepest condolences. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

To : Keith and Tamala
Date :Thursday, November 7th 2019
From : Linda Morgan
I’m so sorry for your loss. Wilma was quite a lady and a character! I’ll remember her fondly. Please know that you’re all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

To : Family of Wilma L Selz
Date :Thursday, November 7th 2019
From : Jack Glick
With Deepest Sympathy in Your Time of loss May the memories of the one you love and the strength and hope of those around you carry you through this most difficult time.

To : Wilma Selz Family
Date :Thursday, November 7th 2019
From : David Christine Reichley
I was deeply saddened by the news of Wilma's passing.I pray it is a comfort to know she is now with our lord and savior Jesus Christ and is watching over her family

To : Wilma Selz Family
Date :Friday, November 8th 2019
From : Charlie and Carol Breitigam
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of your dear mother, grandmother, and sister. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.