Dolan Seymour

Obituary of Dolan Seymour

Dolan L. Seymour, age 76, of Perry, Il. died Wednesday evening (June 21, 2017) at Barry Community Care Center.

He was born November 10, 1940 in Pleasant Hill, Il. son of the late George Arthur and Beulah Manier Seymour.

He married Loree Werner on Oct. 10, 1979 in Quincy, Il.

Surviving are his daughters, Jennifer Thompson of Perry, Il. and Sara Cooley (Jamie) of Liberty, Il.; three grandchildren, Angel Grace Seymour, and Tanner and Abbie Cooley; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Delphine Lipcamon.

Dolan was a 1958 graduate of Perry High School and enlisted following high school in the U.S. Army serving from 1958-1962.

Dolan worked at Electric Wheel in Quincy, Il. for many years before farming for 12 years north of Perry, Il.  Recently, Dolan worked for Richard Emerson farming the Perry area.  He loved working puzzles but his greatest love was spending time with his grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday (June 28, 2017) at the Airsman-Hires Chapel in Griggsville, Il.  A private burial will be in Morrellville Cemetery near Perry, Il.  Visitation will be held one hour prior to services Wednesday at the chapel.  Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or to The Children’s Miracle Network. Condolences may be sent to the family online at