Debra Seitz, 67, of Columbus, Nebraska, died Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at her home in Columbus. Debra Wynne Seitz was born on February 16, 1952, to George and Roseanna (Novotny) Mentgen in Beatrice, Nebraska. She attended school in Beatrice and graduated from Beatrice High School in 1970. After high school, Debbie attended Grand Island School of Business and received her Associate of Accounting Degree.
On August 26, 1978, Debbie was united in marriage to Arlo Seitz, in Hanover, Kansas. They lived in Beatrice for a time, before moving to Columbus in 1981, where she worked in the accounting department at Vishay Dale's for over 33 years, retiring in 2014. Debbie enjoyed collecting angels, raising purple flowers, and going to Lincoln each month to visit with her many cousin. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church.
Debbie is survived by: Husband: Arlo Seitz of Columbus, Son: Daryl Seitz of Lincoln,
Brother: Al (Candy) Mentgen of Beatrice, Brother-in-law: Rob (Jana) Robertson of Beatrice
Many Nieces, Nephews, & Cousins.
Debbie was preceded in death by: Parents: George & Roseanna Mentgen, Sister: Connie Robertson,
The funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 18, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, with Rev. Patrick Sparling and Rev. Christopher Ramstad officiating. Visitation will be on Friday, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., at Gass Haney Funeral Home, and continue on Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. until service time at the church. Memorials may be directed to Immanuel Lutheran Church.