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Information for Robert P. Seitz
9 October, 1929 - 10 December, 1987
Obituary from the Idaho Press-Tribune
December 1987
Contributed by Bonnie Dilworth

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     Robert Paul "Bob" Seitz, 58, of Meridian, died Thursday, Dec. 10, at his home of natural causes.
    Rosary will be recited at 8:30 p.m. tonight at the Chapel of the Chimes, Meridian.  Mass will be celebrated at 10:30- a.m., Monday, Dec. 14, at Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church in Boise.
     Mr. Seitz was born Oct. 9, 1929, at Hays City, Kan., the fifth of seven children of Sophie and Casper Paul Seitz.  He moved to Boise with his family in 1939 and attended St. Joseph's School and St. Teresa's Academy.
    He joined the Air National Guard in 1946.  Upon his retirement from the Guard in October of 1984, he was awarded the Distinguished Service Award.
    With his wife, he was a member of the 10-Mile Riding Club; past co-leader of the Chico Diablos 4-H Club; and past member of several dance clubs.
    Survivors include his wife, Alta; a son, Robert Paul Jr. of California; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Mary Kay and Jeff Tunison of Boise, Beth Ann and Curt Krantz of Parma, and Christine Seitz of Boise; three stepsons, John Hoffman of San Diego, Calif., Frederick W. Hoffman of Boise, Kenneth O. Hoffman of Boise; a stepdaughter, Sharlene Hoffman of Boise; two brothers, Tony of Arizona and Bernard of New Mexico; three sisters, Mary Jaurequi of Colorado, Kathryn Beumeler of Middleton, and Agnes Raynor of Seattle, Wash.; two step-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
    He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, John.

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