Death / Obituaries : John Seitz , Pastor of Antioch Christian Church in Marion, Iowa, passed away.
This is a tribute and loving memory of beloved John Seitz who recently passed away.
Here are some tributes posted on online to honor the deceased…
Meredith Williams posted the following tribute on Facebook.
PASSED AWAY: JOHN SEITZ, 51, an Ozark Christian College graduate 1990, and minister of the Antioch Christian Church in Marion, Iowa, passed away suddenly this morning.
NOTE FROM THE ELDERS: (Posted with permission)
Dear Church Family,
“It is with really heavy hearts and deep sorrow that we regret to inform you that our friend and pastor John Seitz has passed away this morning. We, as elders and staff, are ministering to the family and ask for your prayers during this tough time. The family requests at this time there would be no visitors. But they, as we, covet your prayers. We will notify you of funeral arrangements once they have been made.”
“We look forward to seeing you in worship services this weekend and celebrating our Savior with you.”
Antioch Elders, Tom Demorest, Joel Grandon. Marion Payne
I KNEW JOHN and he was a faithful minister of the gospel, great guy and was leading a wonderful church. Adam Graunke Mark McCoy, Luke McCoy and Evan Osgood, all OCC grads, are on the staff at Antioch.
FAMILY: John’s wife, Gail (Harp) Seitz, graduated from OCC in 1990. Their daughter Hannah graduated from OCC in 2017 and daughter Sarah (Seitz) VanWey is attending.
PLEASE BE IN PRAYER for the Seitz family and the Antioch congregation.
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