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Alvin Emil Seeman
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1899
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1984
Lucas County
Ohio, USA

Alvin Seeman
Retired Vice President
of Tecumseh Products

Alvin Seeman 84, retired ex-
ceutive vice president of Tecumseh
Products Co and general manager of
the firms' Acklin Stamping division,
died Saturday in Toledo Hospital.
Mr. Seeman of Westchester Road.
Ottawa Hills, also was active in nu-
merous charitable and civic or-

He began his career In 1916 with
the former Milburn Wagon Co. Five
years later, he became assistant
treasurer of the Dura Co. During the
Depression, in lieu of a salary, he
acquired stock in the Acklin Stamp-
ing Co, where he was employed as

Mr. Seeman and two other men
eventually purchased Acklin Stamp-
ing and he became president. The
firm was sold to Tecumseh Products
Co, in 1952, and he remained an ex-
ecutive until retiring in 1967.
He was a former chairman of Ohio
Belting & Transmission and chair-
man of Erie Tool & Supply Co.
He had been a board member at
St. Luke's Hospital, Blue Cross of
Northwest Ohio and Ohio Citizens
Trust Co. He remained an honorary
member of the hospital and company

A board member of the Toledo
Area Chamber of Commerce and the
Toledo Rotary Club, he also was a
member of the YMCA of Greater
Toledo for 72 years and was its Pres-
ident from 1961 to 1963. He was
instrumental in raising funds for ad-
ditions to the South Toledo YMCA
and for the construction of Storer
Girls' Camp, now known as North

One of the honors he prized most
was his 1982 induction into the Camp
Storer Hall of Fame.

He was a board member and
treasurer of Hope Lutheran Church
and was active in the fund raising
which led to the 1940 construction of
the present church building.

A former president of the Sylvania
Country Club, he also was a member
of the Inverness Club, Toledo Club,
American Metal Stamping Associa-
tion and the National Association of

Surviving are his wife, Margaret;
daughters, Mrs. June Volk and Mrs.
Virginia Putnam, and son Richard.
The body will be In the Bennett
Mortuary after 7 tonight,
Memorial services will be at 2
pm tomorrow in the church.
The family requests that any trib-
utes be in the form of contributions
to the endowment fund at the
church, Toledo Rotary Good-
fellowship Fund or the Toledo YMCA
Storer Camp Campership Fund.

Published in the Toledo Blade April 2, 1984
Family links: 
  Emil John Seeman (1862 - 1944)
  Wanda Antionetta Kietzmann Seeman (1863 - 1960)
  Margaret Holtgrieve Seeman (1903 - 1993)
  Richard Herbert Seeman (1925 - 1984)*
  June A. Seeman Volk (1927 - 2007)*
  Eda Seeman (____ - 1896)*
  Walter H. Seeman*
  Jennie Seeman Mielke (1886 - 1947)*
  Hattie E Seeman Graff (1888 - 1941)*
  Anna Seeman (1896 - 1896)*
  Arnold G. Seeman (1896 - 1951)*
  Alvin Emil Seeman (1899 - 1984)
  Hildegarde Seeman Swick (1903 - 1980)*
*Calculated relationship
Ottawa Hills Memorial Park
Ottawa Hills
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sanctuary of Light, Abbey West, Row A crypt 34-A
Created by: Al Wopshall
Record added: Apr 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68817833
Alvin Emil Seeman
Added by: Alan Draves
Alvin Emil Seeman
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