Philip G. Seitz
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Philip G. Seitz

Born: Dec. 21, 1932; in Oak Park, IL

Died: Jan. 21, 2016; in Fremont, NE

Philip G. Seitz, 83 years, of Fremont, Nebraska, formerly of Grayslake and Lake Forest, Illinois died Thursday, January 21, 2016 at his home in Fremont. Philip was born In Oak Park, Illinois December 21, 1932 to Richard John and Roberta (Moore) Seitz. He grew up in Highland Park, Illinois.

He was an undergrad of Drake University and received a Master's Degree at Indiana University. He joined the U.S. Air Force and served during the Korean War from April 23, 1952 to March 12, 1956. Philip married Theresa "Terry" Smuda July 4, 1964 at St. Agnes Church in Chicago, Illinois. He was owner/operator of a service station for Standard Oil Company. He moved to Fremont in 2014.

He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Fremont.

He is survived by his wife, Terry of Fremont; sons, Dr. Richard J. (Carole) Seitz of Fremont, William (Kristina) Seitz of Libertyville, Illinois, Michael (DeeDee) Seitz of Salem, Wisconsin, and Robert (Kimberly) Seitz of Grayslake, Illinois; brother, William D. (Pamela) Seitz of Portola Valley, California; and nine grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral Mass will be 10:00 A.M., Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 3400 East 16th Street, Fremont, Nebraska 68025. The Rev. Father Ron Battiato will officiate. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a Rosary at 7:00 PM at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont. Burial with Military Honors will be at Calvary Cemetery in Fremont.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Fremont or the Alzheimer's Association of Nebraska.

Online condolences at

Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 N. Somers Avenue, Fremont, Nebraska 68025 402-721-4490

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October 21, 2016
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June 30, 2016
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