Frances Seaton

Born in Maquoketa, IA
Born on Dec 26, 1923
Departed on Sep 16, 2020


Frances G. Seaton, 96 of DeWitt, formerly of Cedar Rapids, Iowa passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at Genesis Medical Center in DeWitt, Iowa.  Visitation will be from 1:00 to 2:00 pm at the Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories.  Private family services will be held at the chapel with burial to follow at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery. A livestream of the private family service can be viewed at on Monday, September 21, at 2:30 p.m.

As mandated by proclamation, social distancing must be practiced which requires a limited number of people to be allowed into the visitation at one time. The use of facemasks or shields is required.
Frances was born December 26, 1923 in Maquoketa, Iowa the daughter of Loyal and Opal (Lockwood) Easton.  She graduated in 1941 from Wilton High School.  Frances worked as a clerk for Penford.  She was united in marriage to Delos “Dud” Seaton on December 22, 1967 in Rock Island, IL.  Frances was a member of the American Business Women Club.  Being with family and her circle of longtime friends was her greatest joy.  Frances will be deeply missed by her family and everyone who knew her. 

She is survived by her children, Duane (Rosemary) Johnson of Marion, IA; Kenny Johnson of Bettendorf, IA; step-son, Richard Seaton of Cedar Rapids, IA; eight grandchildren; three sisters, Lucile Schurbon of Lost Nation, IA; Doris Anderson of Davenport, IA; Camilla Wulf of Des Moines, IA; and many loving great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family members. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Delos “Dud” Seaton; a sister, Marjorie Behne; and four brother-in-law’s. 

A memorial fund has been established in Frances’s name.