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Howard E. Sealscott

08/31/1943 - 12/29/2023

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Obituary For Howard E. Sealscott

Lima, Ohio
Howard E. Sealscott, 80, passed away on December 29, 2023, at 11:00 pm, at his residence, with his daughter and loving family by his side.
Howard was born August 31, 1943 in Celina, OH, to James "Jim" and Mary (Crouch) Sealscott who both preceded him in death. On February 14, 1964 he married Gloria (Fogt) Sealscott who preceded him in death on August 29, 2005.
Howard graduated from Perry High School in 1963. He then enlisted into the United States Army and was honorably discharged after two years of service. Howard worked at Teledyne Ohio Steel for twenty-seven years. He then retired at St. Rita's Medical Center. Howard and his wife Gloria were members at Union Chapel Missionary Church. He was a member of the Lima Eagles 370, American Legion 1270, Lima VFW Post 1275, AmVets Post 1, Allen County Sportsman's, Pheasants Forever, Nickels Steel Credit Union and was a active board member at the Allen County Veteran Services. Howard collected various coins and mason jars. He enjoyed fishing and hunting deer. Howard always found peace in being outdoors. He cherished his children and loved his grandchildren dearly.
Howard is survived by his daughter, Melissa (Mike) Hargraves of Lima, OH, grandchildren, Kylee and Steven Sealscott, Sydney, Monica, Whitney, and Tessa Hargraves, and brother, Russell (Joyce) Sealscott of Bluffton, OH
He is preceded in death by his son, Michael "Mike" Sealscott.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, January 5, 2024 at 11:00am at Chiles - Laman Funeral Homes, Shawnee Chapel. Pastor Mark Bayliff to officiate the service. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery with military rites conducted by the United States Army and Lima Post 1275.
Visitation will be on Thursday, January 4, 2024 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Shawnee Chapel and one hour prior to the service.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.

Services

4 Jan

Visitation

02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Rd. Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
4 Jan

Visitation

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Rd. Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
5 Jan

Visitation

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Rd. Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
5 Jan

Funeral Service

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Rd. Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
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  • 01/03/2024

    I have known Howard for a number of years. He was a nice guy and very friendly always a smile, and a pat on the back to say Hello and How have you been. RIP Howard RIP

  • 12/31/2023

    Prayers to the family. I worked with Howard at st. Rita's. He was so kind and always had nice things to say about everyone. He will be so missed.

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