Velma Mae Seitz, age 88, of Nashville, died Saturday morning at the Brown County Health and Living Center. Born April 9, 1928, in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Theodor and Marjorie (Hammond) Seelmaer. She was a homemaker and a farmer. She loved being outdoors, mowing grass and spending time with her cats and dogs.
She is survived by two sons, James (Patricia) Seitz and Teddy (Joanne) Seitz, both of Nashville; two daughters, Anita (Harold) Hole of Columbus and Linda (Paul) Axsom of Nashville; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Seitz, in 1997, whom she married on January 20, 1946; and one brother, Dale Seelmaer.
The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at the Bond-Mitchell Funeral Home in Nashville. Friends may visit the family from noon to 2 p.m. on Wednesday. Burial will follow in the Christiansburg Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial contributions be given to the Brown County Humane Association, 128 S. 135, Nashville, IN 47448 or to the Salvation Army, 168 S. Jefferson St., Nashville, IN 47448.
Online condolences may be given at www.BondMitchellFuneralHome.com.