American Diabetes Association
Walter Joseph Seiller, Jr., 80, of Wentzville, Missouri and formerly of Wright City, Missouri, died Monday morning, December 30, 2019 at St. Joseph Hospital West in Lake St. Louis, Missouri.
The son of Walter Joseph, Sr. and Pearl Adelia (Bruns) Seiller, he was born March 28, 1939 in St. Louis, Missouri.
He was married to Elaine Sodin and to this union, six children were born.
In 1975, he married Geraldine Sherwood. She had three daughters who became his. She preceded him in death in 1999.
In 2000, he married Linda Blake, who survives him.
Also surviving him are: eight daughters, Diana Peters and her husband, Gary of Dorr, Michigan, Lorrie Ruff of Delavan, Wisconsin, Tami Anderson and her husband, Dale of Auxvasse, Missouri, Jennifer Eise and her husband, Joseph of Wright City, Missouri, Sherri Bakalar of Frisco, Texas, Desiree’ McConkey of St. Louis, Missouri, Charity Kidney and her husband, David of Key West, Florida and Renee’Newcomb of Frisco, Texas; one son, Walter Joseph Seiller III of Poplar Bluff, Missouri; two step-sons, Timothy Gendron of O’Fallon, Missouri and Richard Gendron and wife, Lisa of Festus, Missouri; 23 grandchildren, Audrey Ferretti, Jonathan Barany, Angie Potochich, Connor Ruff, Stephanie Sutera, Rachel Wilderson, Jesse Anderson, Esther Jones, Casey Anderson, Kaitlyn Hartig, Alyssa Eise, Colton Vance, Jake Vance, Haley Vance, William McConkey, Jordan Peterson, Mandy Kidney, John Kidney, Zach Kidney, Lexi Newcomb, Blake Newcomb, Jeffrey Gendron and Kristin Stillman; and one sister, Jackie Price of Washington, Missouri.
Besides his wife, Geraldine, he was preceded in death by one sister, Phyllis Alt and one brother, Wayne Seiller.
Mr. Seiller worked at St. John’s Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur for 17 years and absolutely loved his job. He was also an entrepreneur and owned and operated the Eureka TV and Appliance during the 1970s and 80s. He grew up in the fresh air and loved the country and the outdoors. He especially enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Wentzville, Missouri.
As were his wishes, cremation rites were accorded. A visitation will be from 5 – 7 pm, Thursday, January 2, 2020 at Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Parkway, Wentzville, Missouri 63385 (636-327-6600) A memorial service will follow at 7 pm. Memorials have been designated to the American Diabetes Association.