In Memory of



Obituary for Ken Seidle

Seidle, Kenneth "Ken":

Passed away peacefully, with family by his side, on Friday, November 3, 2023 at St. Mary's Hospital in Kitchener at the age of 80.

Beloved companion of Maureen Irving, and devoted husband of the late Carole Seidle.

Loving father of Kimberley Seidle (fiancée Troy Neil), Tracy Bentley (Dwayn), Tammie Deratnay (Chris), Rob Sangster (Nichole), and Troy Seidle.

Cherished grandfather of Jesse Sangster-Tilander, the late Jessica Sangster, Brooke Sangster, Jamie Bentley, Madison Sangster-Newbery, Maya Deratnay, Trevor, Tyler, and Cameron Sangster. Great grandfather of Joey, Matty, and Noah Sangster, Kashton and Ivy Riley, and Wilder Tilander.

Dear brother of the late Edwin (Cathy) Seidle, Donna Simmons, the late Joan Seidle, Paul Seidle, Rose Mary Burkhart (Gaetan Malette), John (Felicity) Seidle, and Robert Seidle.

Fondly remembered by sister- and brother-in-law Marie and Chuck Silverthorn and his many nieces, nephews, and family friends, including Maureen's children and grandchildren.

A veteran of the Waterloo Regional Police Force, Ken was an avid nature lover who enjoyed camping and canoeing in the northern Ontario wilderness, as well as cycling trips across Canada and the internationally. He was a good man who enjoyed a simple life and cared deeply for his family, friends, and community. He will be missed.

Ken's family will receive relatives and friends from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 12, 2023 at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick Street, Kitchener, 519-749-8467.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to Humane Society International/Canada ( would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).

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