Shirley (Duke) Sellong

June 8, 1939 ~ December 30, 2020 (age 81)


Shirley (Duke) Sellong age 81 of Uniontown, Pa passed away December 30, 2020. She was born June 8, 1939, the daughter of the late Henry Duke and Anna (Jesko) Duke.


In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by children Danette Ritz and Daniel Sellong, and siblings Robert Duke, Helaine Mesaros, and Henry (Juney) Duke. Shirley was the last member of her immediate family.


She is survived by her children Deborah Spaw of Waynesburg, Donald Sellong (Sonya) of Hopwood, E.J. Sellong of Ligonier, Doug Sellong of Indian Head and her sister-in-law Carol (Duke) of Brownsville. Also surviving are grandchildren Michael, Missy, Eric, Jessica, Morgan, and Ethan, several great and great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.


Shirley was the best mother, Bubba and friend anyone could have and always showed love. Her children and grandchildren were truly blessed. 


Shirley was a member of St. John Byzantine Catholic Church. 




At the family's request all services will be private and held on Monday January 4, 2020 and under the direction of THE DONALD R. CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME HOPWOOD, PA. Mass will be held at St. John Byzantine Catholic Church and Interment will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park Cemetery.  


The family would like to give special thanks to Uniontown Hospital's 3 West especially nurses Rayvin, Tori, Andrea and Gage and also to Dr. Chalfant’s office especially nurse Sherry.

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