1923 - November 22, 2013
Bill passed away in his sleep at home on Friday, November 22, 2013 at the age of 90 years. He was born in England in 1923 and moved to Gary, Indiana at 6 months old. He received a degree in Journalism at the University of Indiana.
Bill served in WWII in the Navy. He continued to live in Indiana until 1955 when he moved to California. Bill worked in Santa Barbara as an Electronics Tech. and a Technical Writer. He retired in 1982.
Bill was preceded in death by his wives, Peggy Rhenberg and Carla Dye. He is survived by his niece, Mary Beth Forsell of Santa Barbara and step daughter Dee Johnson of Santa Barbara, granddaughters Kari Peoples and Erin Kopeny, and six great grandchildren. Other family members of the Seed family include Joe, Tom, Suzanne, Fred and Judy Rosenbaum. Bill loved playing golf, writing and gardening.
Donations may go to Visiting Nurses and Hospice Care.
Published in The Santa Barbara News-Press Online Edition from Dec. 3 to Dec. 7, 2013