John W. "Johnny" Seitz of Cuba, Missouri was born on Monday, April 14, 1941 in Cuba, Missouri to the union of John F. and Mildred M. (Nee: Stack) Seitz. He left from this life, surrounded by his family, at his home on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at the age of 78 years.
Johnny was the longtime owner and operator of John W. Seitz Well Drilling & Pump Service. He spent sixty-two years helping others with their wells and pumps.
In his spare time, Johnny enjoyed deer hunting, turkey hunting, squirrel hunting and hunting trips out west. Every spring, for many years, he would plant a garden and share all the vegetables with his family and friends.
Johnny was known for always being fair, honest and a second father to many.
He was a loving son, brother, brother-in-law, father, grandfather, uncle, great uncle, and friend of many. He will be truly missed by all who knew and respected him.
Johnny is preceded in death by his parents John and Mildred Seitz; one brother Earl Seitz and other relatives and friends.
Those who are left to treasure his memory and to continue his legacy are his three children John S. Seitz and fiancé Joanna Daughtery of Cuba, Sue A. and husband Jeff Butler of Rolla, William E. Seitz of Cuba; one sister Nancy and husband Lee Layton of Steelville; eight grandchildren, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and a host of other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. till 1:00 p.m. at Mizell Funeral Home 904 W. Washington St. Cuba, Missouri.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2019 1:00 p.m. at Mizell Funeral Home.
Interment will follow at Mounts Cemetery, Cuba, Missouri.
Honored to serve as casket bearers are Greg Bonnett, Sam Boise, Michael Bonnett, Jory Seitz, Joe Medwick, Jeff Yanskey, Hoyt McPherson and Tiff Knowlton.
If desired, memorials would be appreciated to the Steelville Country Club, P.O. Box 425 Steelville, MO 65565 in Johnny's memory.
The Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba is honored to serving the Seitz family.