Obituary of Neil Edward Seyler
Neil E. Seyler, age 91 of Painesville Twp., died on November 10, 2018 at his home. He was born on June 1, 1927 in Erie, PA to the late Clarence and Mabel Seyler.
Neil earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State College in 1945. He was a Navy veteran serving from 1945 to 1953. Neil worked for several chemical manufacturing companies and retired from ARCO Chemical, where he was the Plant Manager, in 1989. Neil was a member of First Church Congregational. He served on the Painesville Area Chamber of Commerce Board, was Past President of the Painesville Senior Citizens Center, and volunteered for 27 years at Lake Hospital System.
Survivors are his wife of 66 years, Jacqueline E. (nee: MacPherson); daughter, Rebecca "Becky" Henrichsen; son, Mark Seyler; grandchildren, Joseph Seyler, Christopher Smith; great grandson, Christian Smith.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Richard J. Seyler.
Visitation will be Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 1:00PM until the funeral service at 2:00PM at Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Ave., Painesville, Ohio 44077. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Painesville.
Memorial contributions suggested to American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.