|Birth: ||Jun. 19, 1925|
|Death: ||Jun. 7, 2005|
Claire Tazewell Seyller of Plato Center Services for Claire Tazewell Seyller, 79, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 20, at the Cornerstone Methodist Church, 41W170 Russell Road, Plato Center, with the Rev. Calvin Culpepper officiating. Burial will be in Plato Center Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, June 19, at Fredrick Funeral Home, 284 Park St., Hampshire, and from 10 a.m. until the time of the services Monday, June 20, at the church. Born June 19, 1925, in Elgin, the daughter of Lynn and Rose (nee Williams) Tazewell, she passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2005, in South Elgin. Claire was a 1943 graduate of Elgin High School, and married Jerome L. "Jerry" Seyller on April 24, 1943, in Pueblo, Colo., three days before he was shipped out to England during World War II. Following the war, Claire and Jerry made their home in Plato Center, where she raised her family and was a longtime member of the Plato Center Methodist Church (now Cornerstone Methodist Church). Claire was employed for more than 25 years for Central School District 301, serving as secretary to the superintendent of schools. She assisted her husband, Jerry, in the formative years of the Pingree Grove/Countryside Fire Protection District, and was made an honorary member of the department. She was also a member of the VFW Auxiliary of Hampshire. Surviving are her daughter, Betsey (Larry) Warrington of Kabetogama, Minn.; son, Jay (Linda) Seyller of Virgil, Ill.; grandchildren, Chad (Sabrina) Warrington of Carson, Calif., Sally (David) McRoberts of Kabetogama and Amy Seyller of Virgil; great-grandchildren, Nathan and Cameron McRoberts; sister, Jean Ehlers of Elgin; brother-in-law, Glenn Seyller of Huntley; and sister-in-law, Edna "Toots" Haines of Gilberts. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jerry on May 3, 2005; and sister, Lou Edith Amis. Memorial contributions in her name may be directed to the Pingree Grove/Countryside Paramedics or the Cornerstone Methodist Church. For information, 847-683-2711.
Published in the Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on 6/12/2005.
Lynn E. Tazewell (1896 - 1978)
Rose B. Williams Tazewell (1900 - 1998)
Jerome Lester Seyller (1916 - 2005)
Lou Edith Tazewell Amis (1919 - 1985)*
Jean Tazewell Ehlers (1924 - 2007)*
Betsey Claire Tazewell Seyller (1925 - 2005)
Plato Center Cemetery
Maintained by: Diana Chamberlain
Originally Created by: Larry60109
Record added: Jun 13, 2005
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