SALEM - Iwana Ruth Priselac, 78, of Salem, died on Tuesday at Salem Community Hospital.
Born Dec. 31, 1933, in Melen, W. Va., she was the daughter of the late Russell and Flora (Cooper) Pierson.
Mrs. Priselca was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church.
Survivors include her husband of 58 years, George Priselac, whom she married on June 19, 1954; two daughters, Catherine (Richard) Ludwig of Beloit and Barbara Egnor of Sebring; two sons, George (Janet) Priselac of Elizabeth, W. Va., and Robert (Beth) Priselac of Virginia; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; three brothers, Warren Pierson of West Virginia, Larry Pierson of Harrisville, W. Va., and Everett Pierson of Alliance; three sisters, Mary Reynolds, Ora Yonley and Carolyn Shaffer, all of West Virginia.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a daughter, Theresa Ann, in 1961.
A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann Catholic Church.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery in Alliance.
Arrangements were handled by Gednetz-Ruzek Funeral Home in Sebring.
Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.grfuneralhome.com.