Juanita Marie Sellmeyer Siladi, 74, died at her home in Stamford, Conn., on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2006.
Family will receive friends on Friday, Sept. 15, 2006, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., with a prayer service at 5:15 p.m., at the Leo P. Gallagher Funeral Home, 2900 Summer Street, Stamford, Conn. Interment will be on Saturday, Sept. 16, at Calvary Cemetery in Johnson City, N.Y.
She was born Sept. 8, 1932, in Slater, to her parents Jerome and Loretta (Hagedorn) Sellmeyer, who are both deceased.
She is survived by her husband, Ernest J. Siladi; a sister Linda Page and a brother, Robert Sellmeyer, both of Slater; two daughters, Elaine Marie Rentz of Lunenberg, Vt., and Lynn Michele Dorfsman of Stamford, Conn; one son, David Michael Kester of Daytona, Fla. ; stepchildren, Karen Jean Chouinard of Winterhaven, Fla., Kim Edward Siladi of Danbury, Conn., Joseph Ernest Siladi of Stamford, Conn. and Kevin Charles Siladi of Newtown, Conn.; and 11 grandchildren.
One of five children, she was preceded in death by her sister Ruth Giger, brother Charles Sellmeyer, and by her first husband John "Jack" Kester, in 1973.