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Obituaries

Obituaries

Martha Meade Seltsam 1910 - 2005 Topeka

Services for Martha Meade Seltsam, 94, Topeka, will be private. Mrs. Seltsam died Wednesday, June 1, 2005, at her home.She was born Dec. 11, 1910, in St. Joseph, Mo., the daughter of Frank and Martha Morris. She was later adopted by Isaac J. and Anna Enfield Meade of Lawrence. She attended school in Lawrence and graduated in 1932 from Kansas University, where she was affiliated with Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority. She moved to Topeka in 1940.Mrs. Seltsam was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, Stormont-Vail Women's Auxiliary, Topeka Country Club, Twenty-One Book Club and West Hills Garden Club.She married Donald A. Seltsam on Sept. 10, 1932, in Lawrence. He died in 1983.Survivors include a son, James Seltsam, Topeka; a daughter, Betty Cleland, Topeka; seven grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to Westminster Presbyterian Church or Midland Hospice, sent in care of Carey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 196, Burlingame 66413.