Henry Stephen Seul, 69

Published 8:27 am Thursday, December 13, 2018

Henry Stephen Seul, 69, passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, at his home in Albert Lea, Minnesota.

Henry Stephen Seul, 69

Henry Stephen Seul was born on Oct. 19, 1949, in Evanston, Illinois, to Henry and Mary (Karlovic) Seul. He grew up in Evanston and Northfield, Illinois, graduating high school from Loyola Academy. He attended college at St. Mary’s in Winona, Minnesota, and graduated from Lea College in Albert Lea.

On Sept. 18, 1971, he was united in marriage to Vickie (Wood) in Albert Lea.  Together, they shared three children. He was very devoted to his faith at St. Theodore Catholic Church. Stephen was employed as a meat cutter at Quality Pork in Austin, Minnesota, and worked part time at Kwik Trip in Albert Lea, retiring after 17 years. He was a member of the Albert Lea Moose Club.

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Stephen was an outdoor person who enjoyed camping, golf, fishing and just working outside. He loved his time spent with the grandkids, woodworking and whatever was on his “honey do list!” He was an avid Chicago Cubs and Bears fan, enjoyed his walks with his dog, Sugar, was stubborn but was always willing to help others. Stephen was very detailed, caring and loving and was always apologizing even if he did nothing wrong.

He is survived by his children, Jenna (Matt) Olivero of Alexandria, Minnesota, Jamie Kormanik of Lakeville, Minnesota, and Chris (Jasmine) Seul of Albert Lea; grandchildren, Anthony (Stephanie), Blaine (fiancé, Taylor), Logan, Savanna, Roman, Aubree and Aliyeh; great-grandson, Eastin; sisters, Judy McAdam of Thousand Oaks, California, and Mary Franke of Northfield; mother-in-law, Anita Wood; and numerous nieces, nephews, in-laws and other loving relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Vickie; father-in-law, Vernon Wood; and nephew, Daniel Geyen.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at St. Theodore Catholic Church in Albert Lea with Father Kurt Farrell officiating. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at Bonnerup Funeral Service in Albert Lea as well as one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the church. Burial will be at Hillcrest Cemetery.