Ella May Skelton Emerick, 87, of Apollo, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2019, at West Haven Manor in Washington Twp. She was born Friday, May 29, 1931 in Union City, Pa., the daughter of the late Roy and Nina Rafferty Skelton. Ella was a member of the First Baptist Church in Vandergrift. She enjoyed playing cards and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She is survived by her children, Donald E. Emerick and his wife, Christine, of Apollo and Rebecca L. Williams of San Diego, Ca., 4 grandchildren, Jason Emerick and his wife, Ashley, of Allegheny Twp., Jessica Emerick of Upper Burrell, Melissa Mendoza and her husband, Josue, of San Diego, Ca. and Ryan Williams and his wife, Krystal, of Warrenton, Virginia, 5 great grandchildren, Dominic, Max, Sawyer, Talia and Wyatt and her brother, Donald Skelton and his wife, Helen, of Sandusky, OH. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Malcolm “Mac” Emerick in 2018 and a son-in-law, David Williams. Family will receive friends on Sunday, May 5, 2019 from 2:00PM until time of services at 4:00PM in the Kelly L. Corridoni Funeral Home LTD, 1916 Moore Ave., North Apollo, Pa. Services will be held at 4:00PM with Pastor Michael Mrasz, officiating. Interment will be held at Riverview Cemetery in Apollo. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ella’s memory to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Grand Central Station, PO BOX 4777, New York, NY. 10163-4777.