NEWTON — Francis C. “Chick” Seyfried, Jr., 89, died Dec. 17, 2017 in rural Goessel. He was born Feb. 16, 1928, the son of Francis and Helen (Quigg) Seyfried, Sr. He served in the United States Marine Corps for 30 years and was a handyman for 20 years. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, McPherson. He married Beth Hague on Nov. 28, 1952. She died Feb. 1, 1999.
Survivors include a daughter, Sandra (Calvin) Grubb, rural Goessel, a sister, Geraldine Catasauqua, one grandchild and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Donald.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, at Miller-Ott Funeral Home, Goessel. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 21, at Trinity Lutheran Church, McPherson, with burial to be held at 2 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery, Newton, with military rites. In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church Sanctuary Renovation, in care of the funeral home.