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Service Information
The Chilson Funeral Home, Winsted, MN
Tuesday, May 2, 2010
5-8 P.M.

Visitation Information

Sylvester F.“Cy” Seymour, age 92, of Winsted passed away on Friday, April 30, 2010 at St. Mary’s Care Center.

He was born on April 29, 1918 in Winsted the son of Earl F. & Rosella M. Schlagel Seymour.

On September 15, 1939, Sylvester F. “Cy” Seymour & Elizabeth Mary Kappel were joined in holy marriage at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted by Father Wey. God blessed their marriage with two sons. Cy and Elizabeth had just celebrated seventy years of marriage this past September.

Cy was a barber in Winsted for sixty eight years beginning in 1941.

He was an avid sportsman! He hunted, fished, played baseball, and enjoyed high school basketball.

He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. He also belonged to The Winsted Chamber of Commerce, COF, DU and Minnesota Barber Association. Cy was a member of the 1948 AAA Minnesota State Baseball Championship Team that was managed by his father “Bub”.

Survived by sons: Gary F. Seymour and Gregg F. (Kim) Seymour; two grandchildren: Matthew (Penny) Seymour & Kevin Seymour; two step grandchildren: Mark Ballard & Michael Ballard; three great grandchildren: Allison, Brady & Cassidy Seymour; sisters-in-law: Melinda and Veronica Kappel; other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by wife Elizabeth Seymour on December 25, 2009, his parents: Earl & Rosella Schlagel Seymour, grandson: Marty Seymour and by a daughter-in-law: Joy Seymour.

A visitation was held on Tuesday, May 4th at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted from 5-8- P.M.

Private interment Holy Trinity Cemetery.

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted served the family. Online condolences may be made to

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