Wilma was the devoted wife, for 38 years, of the late Albert L. Chern; the beloved daughter of the late Joseph and Theresa Struba,and the dear sister of the late Emily Pivko-Zimany and the late Alice Pasmick. She is survived by a number of nephews and nieces and is also survived by many great nieces and nephews.
Born in Irvington, Wilma moved to Northampton, PA after her marriage and upon her husband's death moved to East Hanover, NJ to live with her sister, Emily. She had been employed by John Giblon Insurance of Newark and Dragon Cement Company in Northampton PA prior to retirement.
Emily was a volunteer Organist and Choir director in both Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Northampton, PA and Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Union, NJ for many years.