Nov. 7, 1944-June 27, 2020
MARSHALL — Services for Alda Seaton, 75, of Marshall are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Hamilton Funeral Home in Marshall. A reception will follow. Private burial will follow later that day in the Russell Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. today at the Hamilton Funeral Home in Marshall. A prayer service is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Visitation will then continue one hour prior to the service, from 9:30-10:30 a.m., on Wednesday, also at the funeral home. Occupancy limits and social distancing must be observed throughout all services. Arrangements are with the Hamilton Funeral Home in Marshall. Guest book and tribute wall available online at www.hamiltonfh.com.
She died peacefully Saturday, June 27, 2020, at her home in Marshall.
Alda Ann Seaton was born Nov. 7, 1944, in Marshall, Minnesota, to Durwood and Leona (Oldenburg) Seaton. She grew up near Russell and then outside Balaton as her family farmed. Alda was baptized as an infant and confirmed in her youth and attended school in Balaton and Tracy. She spent time with her family and helped on the farm until her mother’s death in 1981.
Alda then moved into Marshall and became a charter member of the first female HSI shared care home. She worked for many years at Advance Opportunities. She enjoyed group outings for bowling and Bingo. Alda loved animals and could often be found painting or working on a picture puzzle.
She is survived by her brother, Merlyn Seaton of Balaton; nephews, Josh Seaton of Cottage Grove, Nick Seaton of Balaton; great-nephews, Taylor Seaton, Maxwell Seaton; other relatives and friends.
Alda is preceded in death by her parents, Durwood and Leona Seaton, and infant sister, Marilyn Mae Seaton.
Alda’s family would like to extend a many heartfelt thank yous to her many caregivers and staff at HSI over the years. The love and care shown to her gave her a wonderful quality of life.
Hamilton Funeral Home Marshall, Minnesota