Edith Seal, age 100, of St. James, died on Sunday, Dec. 08, 2013, at Pleasant View Good Samaritan Center in St. James.
Edith Seal, age 100, of St. James, died on Sunday, Dec. 08, 2013, at Pleasant View Good Samaritan Center in St. James. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at Augustana Lutheran Church in St. James with Rev. Kathleen Ulland-Klinkner officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery in St. James. Visitation will be Wednesday at Sturm Funeral Home in St. James from 5 to 7 p.m. and at the church one hour before services on Thursday. You may send the family online condolences at www.sturmfh.com. Arrangements are with Sturm Funeral Home in St. James.
Edith Dorethea Elenora Tuveson was born on January 27, 1913, in St. James, the daughter of Bengt and Julia (Johanson) Tuveson. Edith grew up in St. James where she graduated from the St. James High School in 1930. She worked as a telephone operator for several years. On January 1, 1937, Edith was united in marriage to Claude Seal in St. James. The couple continued to reside in St. James. Edith worked at Ralph's Super Value and then for Dr. Schimanski for many years until she retired.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Claude in 1987; son, James in 2009; brothers, Carl and Victor Tuveson; and sister, Elvina Westman.
She is survived by her son Robert (Glenna) Seal of Garden Valley, Idaho; daughter-in-law, Barbara Seal of Laguna Vista, Texas; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.