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Obituary for Carl Martin Seibert

Carl Martin Seibert
Carl Martin Seibert, age 94, of Onalaska, Wis., and formerly of Erie, Penn., passed away Thursday, October 6, 2011, at the Onalaska Care Center.  He was born November 2, 1916, in Somerset, Penn., the son of Daniel Weston and Cora Madge (Holderbaum) Seibert.  He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II as an electrician’s mate in the submarine service.  He retired from General Telephone Company of Pennsylvania after 43 years of service.  Carl was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Erie, Penn., the Masonic Lodge No. 358, Somerset, Penn., Scottish Rite Valley of Erie, the Independent Telephone Pioneers, and the Cardiac Fitness Club in Erie.  He was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather.  He had a passion for airplanes and all things mechanical.  Carl will be remembered for his life lived with kindness and love for his family.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Evelyn Marie (Anderson) Seibert; daughters, Marsha (William) Bateman of West Salem, Wis. and Karen (Larry) Jernigan of Scottsdale, Ariz.; son, Donald (Theresa) Seibert of Huntington, W.V.; five grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mary Jane Anderson of Mesa, Ariz.; and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by an infant son, David; brothers, James, Daniel, Wayne, John, and Robert Seibert; sister, Helen Evans; and step-granddaughter, Stephanie (Jernigan) Smith. 
A funeral service will be held at Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home, 1312 Graham Ave., Windber, Penn., on Monday, October 10, 2011, at 12:30 p.m.  Burial will follow at Richland Cemetery, Johnstown, Penn.  Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the American Heart Association or to the charity of one’s choice. Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Home, (Jostad Chapel), West Salem, Wis., (608)786-1990, is in charge of local arrangements.  Online condolences may be offered at