Theda Mae Seebaum


(February 17, 2003)

Theda Mae Seebaum died Monday, Feb. 17 at her home in Powell. She was 86.

She was born May 13, 1916, in Atwood, Kan., daughter of Palmer and Clara (Minor) Green. They traveled by covered wagon to Craig, Colo., when she was a baby and homesteaded at Great Divide.

She was raised and educated in Craig. She married Carl Seebaum on Oct. 14, 1933. He was employed by Texaco, Inc. for 34 years. They made several moves during his time with Texaco until his retirement when they settled in Powell.

She loved crafts, boating, fishing and being with friends and family.

Survivors include three daughters, Jo Ann Simmons of Maybell, Colo., Alma Harris of Craig, Colo. and Lois White and husband Herb of Hingham, Mont.; eight grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years in 1999; two brothers, Raymond and Merrill Green; son-in-law Norm Simmons; and one grandson, Danny Jay Harris.

According to her wishes, cremation has taken place, and private services will be held at a later date. The family would appreciate memorials in her name to Powell Valley Hospice, 777 Avenue H, Powell, WY 82435.

Miratsky-Easton Funeral Home handled arrangements.