Henry Seitz, 95, of Broadview, passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019.
The only son of German immigrants, Andreas and Margareta Seitz, Henry was born Nov. 5, 1923, in Broadview. He graduated from Broadview High School in 1942. Henry married Arlys Paulson on Nov. 15, 1952. They farmed and ranched near Broadview and raised five children. Henry remained on the farm for the remainder of his life.
Henry enjoyed playing the accordion and mouth harp, polka music, attending the Polka Fest and Hamfest, and talking on the ham and CB radios. His grandkids were his pride and joy.
He is survived by his daughter, Trish Kellogg of Ridgefield, Washington; sons Jim (Lavonne) of Acton, Kevin (Rhonda) of Culbertson and David (Jennifer) of Billings; 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Arlys, in 2016, and his son, Keith, in 1987.
Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary, 1001 Alderson Ave. Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 27, at St. Pius X Church, 717 18th St. West, with rite of committal in the Lavina Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Broadview Community Center or St. Theresa’s Catholic Church.