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Robert "Don" Seay, age 66 of Moravia, Iowa died Tuesday August 22, 2006 at the Taylor Hospice House, Des Moines, Iowa.

Don was born August 24, 1939, the son of Lawrence James and Velma Mae (Parker) Seay in Counce, TN. He attended and graduated from Jefferson High School in South Dakota. Don married Vivian Rose Pazera, October 1, 1960 in Lake Station, Indiana. He entered the U.S. Army in 1963 and served one year in the Korean War. Don worked as a production manager at Dresser Industries and Hormel and later worked for New Focus as a Supervisor. Don enjoyed fishing, playing cards, playing slots, reading and was a big history buff.

Don is survived by his wife, Vivian, a daughter; Laurie Lynn Seay of Des Moines, a grandson; Jacob Robert Seay, six brothers; James Seay of Grand Rivers, Kentucky, Jerry Seay of Calvert City, Kentucky, Paul Seay of Moravia, Iowa, Phillip Seay of Maquoketa, Iowa, Ray Seay of Moravia, Iowa, and Ron Seay of Marysville, Ohio; a mother-in-law Dorothy Cullen of Plano, Iowa, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Don was preceded in death by her parents and sister Ann Baker.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 26, 2006 at 6 PM at the Thomas Lange Funeral Home with Pastor Terry Chapman officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 4-6 PM Saturday afternoon at the Thomas Lange Funeral Home. A memorial has been established to New Focus and may be left or mailed to the Thomas Lange Funeral Home, 1900 S 18th St., Centerville, Iowa 52544.