Selma’s family moved to Yarrow, B.C., in 1937. She taught Sunday school, sang in the church choir, and had a talent for needlework. Her long career with CIBC began in Grade 12. Selma and John lived in Vancouver, Whitehorse, Salmon Arm, Rosedale, Yarrow, and Abbotsford. Selma’s last years were at Tabor Court, where she remained connected to old friends and made new ones. She delighted in her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.