Robert E. Seitz, 81, of Willowick, passed away Dec. 6, 2011, at Altercare of Mentor surrounded by his family.
Born Dec. 31, 1929, in Cleveland, he had lived in Willowick for the past 54 years.
He was a member of the Cleveland Polish Club, liked playing cards and was an avid gardener.
Mr. Seitz was retired from White Motors in Cleveland.
Survivors are his wife of 54 years, Dorothy Seitz (Madarasz); children, Donna Seitz, John Seitz and Scott Seitz; sister-in-law, Betty (Hank) Lick; aunt, Phyllis Peters; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son, Robert F. Seitz.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Monreal Funeral Home, 35400 Curtis Blvd., Eastlake. Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Township.
Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 74924, Cleveland, OH 44194, or St. Vincent DePaul Society of St. Mary Magdalene, 32114 Vine St., Willowick, OH 44095.
The family would like to thank Crossroads Hospice and Altercare of Mentor for their loving care of Robert and his family.