Obituary of Robert William Seeger
Blissfield - Robert Seeger, age 90, passed away on Monday, July 19th at his home. He was born on May 24, 1931, to Elmer A. and Anna E. (Reiser) Seeger. Robert was a 1949 Blissfield High School graduate and received his BA in Business and Accounting from Cleary College in Ypsilanti Michigan.
Robert married Beverly Brieschke on August 10, 1951, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Blissfield by Reverend A.J. Lucht. He was an active member and served his Lord as Treasurer of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Council for many years. Robert served in the Korean War from 1952 -1954. He was a Life Member of Robert Meachen Post 325 in Blissfield, MI serving as finance officer for 45 years. He was a life member of the VFW #3513 of Scottsdale, AZ and also a life member of the 40et8 Voiture 997 in Adrian, MI. Bob was a member of the Blissfield Volunteer Fire Department for 30 years serving from 1959 – 1989.
He owned and operated Seeger’s Clothing & Shoes in Blissfield, MI for 21 years, retiring in 1992. He worked for his son Michael in his Red Wing Shoe Store in Toledo, OH after retirement until 2020.
Surviving is his sister, Sally (Jim) Weeks of Belding MI; brother-in-law, Keith Brieschke of Midland, MI; children; Michael of Toledo, OH, twin daughters Susan (Ron) Estes and Sandra (John) Morse both of Blissfield. Grandsons; Aaron (Sara) Seeger, Andrew (Jenna) Estes, John (Lisa) Estes, Christopher Alcock, Brent (Danielle) Alcock, John (Gretchen) Morse & Robert (Stephanie) Morse. Great grandchildren, Ezekiel, Eleanor, Andy, Rylie, Ian, Ethan, Jacey, Lucille, Pearl, Charlotte, Abel, Camden, & Finley. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife, Beverly, and grandsons, Trevor & Adam Seeger.
Visitation for Robert will be held on Thursday, July 22, 2021, from 4-8 p.m. at Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield. The funeral service will be held on Friday, July 23, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Blissfield with Pastor Joshua Rinas officiating. Cremation will follow the funeral service.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions in memory of Robert may be given to St. Paul's Lutheran Church or to Hospice of Lenawee. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.