Steven D. Seitz, 54, Decatur, was found Monday, June 30, 2014, after an accidental drowning following a kayak mishap.
He was born Aug. 22, 1959, in Decatur, to Vernon D. and Carol A. (Baumgartner) Seitz.
Steve was a 1978 Bellmont High School graduate. He was a former manager at CVS and Clark Oil Co.
He is survived by his parents; two sisters, Janice K. Adler and Sandra L. Myers; two nieces, Marissa E. Myers and McKenzie B. Aeschliman; and two nephews, Spencer T. Myers and Vincent A. Myers, all of Decatur; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial gathering in Steve’s memory will be held from 6-8 p.m. Monday at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home. Casual attire has been requested.
Due to the appreciation for the support and service from all investigators and recovery personnel, the family has requested that memorials for Steve be given to Cops for Kids or the Decatur Fire Department.