Daniel R. “Dan” Seitz, 50

EAST LIVERPOOL – Lifetime East Liverpool resident Daniel R. “Dan” Seitz, of Echo Dell Road, passed away early Monday, April 21, 2014. Dan, who was 50, had just spent Easter dinner with his family the day before, and died suddenly at his home.

He was born in East Liverpool on Nov. 6, 1963, a son of the late Nancy Lynn Doughty Seitz, who passed away in February, and Frank R. Seitz who survives in Wellsville.

Dan had attended Beaver Local High School and was a self-employed entrepreneur, primarily selling trucks parts. He loved following NHRA Drag Racing, working on cars and vacationing at Myrtle Beach. Wherever he went, he usually was accompanied by his canine companion.

In addition to his father, he is survived by a sister, Sue Richardson and her husband, Randy, of East Liverpool, along with a brother, Mark Seitz of Warren. There are two nieces, Julie Richardson and Heather Earich, as well as two nephews, Justin Richardson and his wife, Jillian, and Zach Earich. Dan also leaves behind his great-niece, Brooklyn, and great-nephew, Bryce, along with his many friends.

He was also preceded in death by a sister, Linda Earich.

Services are planned for 11 a.m. Friday at the Dawson Funeral Home, with Evangelist Will Montgomery of the St. Clair Avenue Church of Christ officiating.

Friends may visit at the funeral home on Thursday, where the family will be present from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.

Dan will be laid to rest at Columbiana County Memorial Park, after which time friends and family will return to the Dawson Family Center for continued time of fellowship.

View this obituary and send condolences to the family online at www.dawsonfuneralhome.com