Ray F. Seitz is among the enterprising and successful young business men of East Liverpool, where he is proprietor
of the Seitz Battery and Electric Company. He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Sept. 13, 1900, and is a son of Louis
P. and Mary (Telscher) Seitz.
Louis P. Seitz and wife were natives of Hamilton, Ind.; they have five children: Lenora, married Frank Switzer,
lives at Chester, W. Va.; Louise, at home; Sylvia, married Barney Keuper, lives in East Liverpool; Ray F., the
subject of this sketch; and Edgar, lives in Detroit, Mich.
Ray F. Seitz attended the parochial schools at Portsmouth, Ohio, and studied electrical work at St. Joseph's Institute,
Techny, Ill. He studied telegraphy but soon became interested in electrical work and until 1919 was employed by
the Shelby Shoe Company of Portsmouth, Ohio. He then located in East Liverpool, where he was connected with the
American Sheet & Tin Plate Company until 1921, at which time he established his present business at 225 West
Sixth Street. Mr. Seitz carries a complete line of radios, is agent for the U. S. L. Battery and conducts a first
class electrical repair shop, giving eight hour battery charging service.
In November, 1922, Mr. Seitz was married to Miss Dorothy Heald, who was born at Parkersburg, W. Va., the daughter
of Frank L. and Mary (Hile) Heald. Mr. and Mrs. Heald are residents of Chester, W. Va. Mr. and Mrs. Seth have a
son, Louis, born Feb. 23, 1924.
Mr. Seitz holds membership in the Catholic Church and is affiliated with the Knights of Columbus.
History of Columbiana County, Ohio
By: Harold B. Barth
Historical Publishing Company
Columbiana County, Ohio Biographies
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