Christian John Seidl was born August 28, 1976 to Jeffrey and Maureen (Bonniwell) Seidl in St. Paul, Minnesota. Christian grew up in Redwood Falls and Albert Lea. Graduated class of 1994 Simley High, IGH. He attended Vermillion Community College in the DNR program, following his eagerness for the outdoors.
Chris married the love of his life, Paula Trautschold, January 22, 2000 at the Little White Chapel in Las Vegas, NV. The couplemade their home in Little Falls raising their three children. Chris was currently working for Century Link as a communication technician.
Chris was an avid hunter and fisherman from childhood with his dad, children, and many friends. His newest obsession for agate hunting and collecting led him to become the "Don of Agates" in his nationwide rock collector family.
Left to cherish his memory are wife, Paula Seidl; children, Tessa 14, Kylee 13 and Wyatt 3; parents, Jeff and Maureen Seidl; siblings, Rachael (Mike) Arndt; Anthony (Megan) Seidl; Luke (Leah) Seidl ; grandmother, Lorraine Seidl and so many other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by grandparents: Jack Seidl; Walter and Dolores Bonniwell.
The arrangements for Chris are with Emblom Brenny Funeral Service in Little Falls, MN. Memorials to family preferred.
My thoughts and prayers go out to Chris’s family. I am raising money to help the Seidl family in this time of loss. To at least help ease the financial burden. Chris was a dear and beloved friend of mine. I’m writing still in shock..... I will miss you buddy. ❤️❤️❤️ What can I say about Chris. He had a rough exterior but the heart of a teddy bear. I was lucky enough to get to know this man in the last few years. He inspired me in many ways. I shared so many deep belly laughs joking around with him to the point of tears! Memories I will cherish the rest of my life. He was such a good father! I can picture him playing with Wyatt right now.... Come together and help this family that is in need. Thanks ahead of time ! ❤️❤️❤️
- Steve Romanchuk
- John Flynn
- Chris Garcia
- Dennis Conoryea
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