Memorial services will be held for Robert Seaman, 72, of Roswell, at 2 p.m., Monday, April 1, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Brent Allender officiating. Bob passed away Friday, March 29, 2013, after a long, hard-fought battle with cancer. Visitation will be Monday, April 1, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the funeral home.
Bob was born Nov. 2, 1940, to Albert and Florence Seaman in Midland, Mich.
He liked NASCAR, the [auth] Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions. He loved working outdoors. He loved his amazing 16 grandchildren. Bob was a well-loved man and he loved his Lord with all his heart. He was a devoted husband, father and brother. Bob worked for the Roswell Independent School District for 221⁄2 years. He was retired for nine years.
He is survived by his wife Sue Seaman of the family home; his children, Doug Seaman and his wife Kathy, of Massachusetts, Darwin Seaman and his wife Jennifer, of Florida, Dale Seaman and his wife Robin, of Albuquerque, Denise Sanford, of Dexter, Dixie Van and her husband Phillip, of Roswell, Jake Seaman, of Florida; 16 grandchildren; and one sister Meredith Basner and her husband Robert, of Michigan.
He was preceded in death by his parents Albert Seaman and Florence Stinchcombe; his grandparents; his first wife Ruth Ann Malosh; and his second wife Sherry Anne Winquest Seaman.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dave Stone, Terry Maes, Johnny Gamboa, George Wolf, Wes Montgomery and Sue Montoya.
We want to thank Vista Care Hospice and Kymera Cancer Center, Dr. Badine.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online registry book at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.