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Mathilde Seaman

Obituary for Mathilde Seaman

May 4, 1923 - February 12, 2018
Elkton, Maryland | Age 94

Loving Wife, Mother, and Grandmother


Mathilde Seaman, age 94 of Elkton, MD passed away on February 12, 2018 at home. She was born on May 4, 1923 in Hochspeyer, Germany to the late Tochter von Theobold Schuler and Maria (Schwager) Schuler.

Mathilde was raised in Germany and moved to New York as a war bride marrying John Seaman at the end of World War II. The family came to Elkton in 1955 where Mathilde remained until her passing. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

Mathilde is survived by her sons: Roy G. Seaman of Wilmington, DE and Perry J. Seaman of Newark, DE; son-in-law, Andrew Richardson of Scottsdale, AZ; and four grandchildren: Emily Kyewski (Tom), Monica Seaman, Matthew Welch (Cristina), and Mackenzie Welch (Elyse, Jaxon); brother, Hans Roth (Ro); sister, Helga Oswald; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, John Seaman; son, Kenneth Seaman, daughter, Barbara Richardson; and granddaughters: Krista Seaman and Taylor Welch.

A visitation for Mathilde will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 6-8:00 PM at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., 259 East Main Street, Elkton, MD 21921. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 11:00 AM. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made payable to, "Immaculate Conception Catholic Church" and sent in care of the funeral home.

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259 East Main Street
Elkton, MD 21921
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