In memory of

Gary Philip Seeder

Nov 20, 1935
Jun 8, 2017


Gary passed away in Salem, Oregon June 8, 2017 at the age of 81. He was born November 20, 1935 in Portland, Oregon.

He grew up in Portland and attended Cleveland High School.  He served in the United States Army and was stationed in Germany.  He worked his entire career, 40 years, at Freightliner.

He was married to Pamella Seeder for 47 years.

Gary enjoyed playing sports including:  bowling, softball, golf, tennis.  He was a huge fan of the Portland Trailblazers and the Seattle Mariners.

Gary is survived by his wife, Pam Seeder; children, Julia, David, Gary, Robert, Michael; brother, David; grandchildren, Jeffrey, Dustin, Sophia, Anna.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Adam and Lois; brother, Eldon; sister, Shirley; ex-wife, Elanor.

There will be a viewing Monday June 12 from 6 p.m.- 7p.m. at Johnson Funeral  Home 134 Missouri Ave S  Salem, OR 97302.  Service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday June 13 at Willamette National Cemetery.  Please be prompt.

Service Information

Monday June 12 from 6 p.m.- 7p.m
Johnson Funeral  Home
134 Missouri Ave S  Salem, OR 97302

Graveside Service
Tuesday June 13 at 2:00 PM
Willamette National Cemetery
10800 SE Mt Scott Blvd, Portland, OR 97266

Memorial Celebration of Life
Sunday July 9, 2017 1-5pm
Arrowhead Mobile Home Park Clubhouse
5422 Portland Rd NE Salem, OR 97305

Messages of Sympathy

  1. Gregorio Sandoval says:

    I just found out what happens to this family loss I meet them in 1992 for the first time in Portland Oregon on the martins street house they were so kind on my also great people thank you all

  2. Patti Waitman-Ingebretsen says:

    My sincere sympathy to the entire Seeder family. I know Gary will be missed.

  3. Janine Nelson says:

    My deepest sympathy to all the family...may your hearts be comforted, and may you think of special times and memories of your husband, father, grandfather that bring you joy even in this time of passing and sorrow -

  4. Sophia Seeder says:

    He was a caring Grandpa. I especially liked it when he gave me money. I love him and miss him.

  5. Johnson Funeral Home Staff says:

    Thank you for trusting Johnson Funeral. It was our great please to speak with Gary and meeting him in life. He was a wonderful person and has an amazing family. God bless all to find peace, comfort and happiness in this time of loss.

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