Monday, February 26, 2018

Rockne D. Seiler (February 15, 2018)

Rockne D. Seiler, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 1:29 PM at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio. He was born on December 30, 1963 in Troy, Ohio, to Richard & Phyllis (Riegle) Seiler of Greenville.

In addition to his parents he is survived by his children, Meka Seiler and Sterling Seiler both of Greenville; granddaughter, Rio Seiler; wife, Melenda (Bowling) Seiler of Lewisburg, Ohio, brothers and sister in law, Richard & Carol Seiler Jr. of Florida and Shawn Scott Seiler of Utah; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his sister, Minda Chrisman.

Rockne was a member of the United States Navy. During his time in the Navy he attended the Aviation Electronics School in Memphis, TN. He was a 1982 graduate of Greenville High School where he participated in Track running the 100 and 200 yard dash as well as holding the school record in the 400 team relay. He was an avid Bengals and Ohio State fan. He loved his dog Izzy but most of all he loved spending time and helping to raise his granddaughter Rio.

There will be a private service held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio.

It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the American Heart Association.

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