Arthur F. Seelig Jr., 80, of Muhlenberg Township, died Friday, October 11, 2013 in his residence.
He was the husband of Gayle J. (Sands) Seelig. They were married May 22, 1954 and celebrated 59 years of marriage.
Born in Teaneck, NJ, Arthur was the son of the late Arthur F. Sr. and Olga (Russo) Seelig.
Arthur graduated from Mt. Penn High School. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He worked at Met Ed for 29 years as director of maintenance, retiring in 1997.
Arthur enjoyed photography, computers and gadgets. He was a member of MEEA.
Surviving in addition to his wife is one son, Ronald A. Seelig, husband of Carryll, of Muhlenberg Township; two daughters: Susan L. (Seelig), widow of Richard W. Hoch Jr., Leesport, and Ninette L. Seelig of Muhlenberg Township.
There are also five grandchildren: Alycia Seelig, Derrick Hoch, Lyndsey Seelig, Branndon Hoch and Karyssa Hoch; one great-granddaughter, Kennedy Seelig, and three sisters: twin sister, Barbara Clause of NJ, Lurline Jacobson of NJ and Joan Thompson of FL.
Arthur was predeceased by his grandson, Jarrod Seelig.
Services are to be held Wednesday, October 16 at noon from Leibensperger Funeral Home, Inc., 223 Peach Street, Leesport. Visitation with the family will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, October 15 from 7 - 9 p.m. and also on Wednesday, October 16 from 11 - 12 noon.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the
, 498 Bellevue Ave., Reading, PA 19605.
For online condolence, please visit www.leibens-pergerfuneralhome.com.