Margaret Seiler

May 4, 1921March 28, 2019

Sikeston – Margaret Ann Seiler, age 97, passed away on March 28, 2019 at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, MO. She was born May 4, 1921 in New Hamburg, MO. to the late Charles and Mary Welker Schoen. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sikeston, MO., where she had been a member of the Daughters of Isabella. On November 22, 1944 in Benton, MO. she married Albert Seiler who preceded her in death on December 31, 2005. Survivors include: one daughter, Mary Ann (Don) Shelton of Sikeston, M0.; five sons, Melvin (Peggy) Seiler of Gilbertsville, KY., Kenny (Debbie) Seiler of Loretto, TN., Jerome (Cathy) Seiler of Springfield, MO., John (Kay) Seiler of Sikeston, MO. and Steve (Crystal) Seiler of Nixa, MO.; son-in-law, Boyce Wadddle of Nixa, MO.; sixteen grandchildren; twenty-seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two sons, Bobby Seiler and Ronnie Seiler; one daughter, Shirley Seiler Waddle; one sister, Dorothy Jansen; two brothers, Al Schoen and Anton Schoen. Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 31, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston, MO. A funeral mass will be held on Monday, April 1, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sikeston, MO., David Dohogne, officiating. Burial will follow at the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston, MO. Pallbearers will be Mike Seiler, Joey Seiler, Lance Lewis, Andrew Seiler, Rodney Seiler, Randy Seiler, Richard Seiler and Zach Petty. Memorial donations may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN. 38101. Online condolences may be sent to:


  • Visitation Sunday, March 31, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Monday, April 1, 2019

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Mary Austin Seyer

April 6, 2019

Dear Mary Ann and Don, so sorry to hear of your mothers passing. She lived a long and good life. You are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you.