Helen M. Seitz

Helen M. Seitz, 94, passed away Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, at Cedar Communities. She was born to Arthur and Caroline Raquet on Feb. 19, 1922, in Kiel. She married Robert W. Seitz on Dec. 13, 1941. Helen retired from JCPenny in West Bend and was a member of Our Saviorís Lutheran Church in West Bend.

Her favorite pastimes included playing golf, reading, doing puzzles, baking, traveling and tending to her flower gardens. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Helen is survived by her sons, Jack (Lori), Dennis (Lillian) and Larry (Pat); grandchildren, Heather (Steve) Hammond, Heidi Survis, Jason (Crystal) Survis, Jeffrey (Amber) Seitz, Joel (Jennifer) Seitz, John Seitz, Victoria (Duane) Hayes and James (Heather) Seitz; and great-grandchildren, Madeleine, Grace, Zachary, Cossettelynn, Leah, Victoria, Hailey, Emma, Alexis, Aryonnia, Caleb, Tryniti, Madison, Alexis and Lucas. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sisters and their husbands.

The memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Darin Wiebe presiding. The visitation will be held Wednesday from 4-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Cedar Community, 113 Cedar Ridge Drive, West Bend, WI 53095.

The family would like to offer a special thank you to the excellent staff at Cedar Community Silverbrook Lane for their compassionate care.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.