Norbert A. Seitz
January 11, 1930 – May 2, 2020
Norbert Seitz, a United States Air Force Korean War Veteran passed peacefully at age 90. Throughout his life he cherished being a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. Born in Hays, KS he grew up in the St. Joseph orphanage. At age 18, he enlisted in the United States Air Force and served his country for 5 years. While in the service, he fell in love with his wife of 65 years, Marcella Seitz. Norbert and Marcella were married in April of 1955 and were the loving parents of two sons, Jim and Scott Seitz.
Following his service in the military, he continued to support his country through the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW). Norbert was then employed for three years at Northern Natural Gas and worked at Ray Martin Mechanical Contractors until his retirement. Norbert’s love for God and Jesus Christ influenced the way he embraced life. He expressed his dedication to God through his involvement in the Catholic Church by serving in many funeral masses and being a member of the Knights of Columbus. Throughout Norbert’s incredible life, his kindness and strength generated positivity and happiness inside the hearts of all those around him.
Preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Theresa Seitz; and his siblings, Thomas Jr. Margaret and John “Elmer” Seitz. He is survived by his wife, Marcella Seitz; his sons, Jim and Scott (Patty) Seitz; his grandchildren: Andrew, Zachary and Mackenzie Seitz; nieces and nephews, and many friends.
VISITATION following CDC guidelines: Wednesday, May 6th from 10am to 11am, at St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church (11802 Pacific St.) followed by MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: at 11am. ENTOMBMENT: Calvary Mausoleum II. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Fr. Donald Shane Education Endowment.
To view a live broadcast of the Funeral Mass, visit www.stroberts.com.