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Rachel Seeman Dec. 2, 1924 - Sept. 9, 2009

REDWOOD FALLS -- Rachel Seeman, 84, of Redwood Falls died Wednesday at Seasons Hospice House in Redwood Falls.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church in Redwood Falls.

Visitation will be from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Redwood Valley Funeral Home with an 8 p.m. prayer service and for one hour prior to the service at the church.

She was born Dec. 2, 1924 in Alpena, S.D., to Emil and Verle (McWilliams) Nelson. She graduated from Alpena High School in 1942 and enlisted in the Cadet Nurse Corps. She attended St. John's School of Nursing, affiliating at St. Mary's in Rochester. She graduated and received her registered nurse license in 1945.

She married Alvin Seeman on April 9, 1948, in Sterling, Colo. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Redwood Falls.

She is survived by her husband; son: James (and Pamela) Seeman of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; daughter-in-law: Margaret of Renville; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sisters: Marjorie (and Merritt) Webster of Alpena, S.D., and Ruth Marsili of Lodi, Calif.

She was preceded in death by her son: Robert; and one sister.