YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 21 at the Fox Funeral Home, Boardman, officiated by Pastor Richard Kidd, for Betty J. Seemann, 94, of Youngstown, who passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, January 17.
Betty was born March 2, 1922 in Lowellville, a daughter of Lawrence and Flora Stephenson McDonald.
She was a 1940 graduate of Struthers High School and attended Youngstown College to study stenography.
Upon finishing her studies, she was a stenographer for Youngstown Sheet & Tube, where she met her husband.
Betty was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church and enjoyed sewing and golfing at Fonderlac Country Club, where she was affectionately known as “Big Betty”.
Her husband William B. Seemann, whom she married June 18, 1948, passed away December 16, 1989.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, John (Diane Seydlorski) Seemann of Canfield, Linda Seemann of Laurel, Maryland and William Gary Seemann of Bowling Green, Ohio; two grandchildren, Will and Cassie Seemann and many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents and husband, Betty, is preceded in death by brothers, William, Walter and Lawrence McDonald.
Friends may call from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 21 at the Fox Funeral Home, Boardman.
Material tributes can be made in Betty’s memory to MVI Hospice, 4891 Belmont Ave., Liberty, Ohio 44505 or to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, P.O. Box 515, Northampton, Massachusetts 01061.
A television tribute will air Friday, January 20 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.