Ralph "Cy" Seifert
Ralph “Cy” Seifert of Southport, died on May 22 while at Maine Medical Center.
He was 90 Years of age.
Cy was married to Sandra Charles Seifert, his wife of 38 years.
He was predeceased by his parents, Ralph E. and Ferole Seifert.
Cy was a graduate of Brown University class of 1950. His major was International Relations.
He spent summers cruising the oceans as a Naval Lieutenant Commander in the ROTC program.
While working in Massachusetts, Cy was in the Naval Reserve for 20 years. His unit was trained
to defend Boston Harbor.
Cy had a long and successful career in insurance, owning his own insurance agency in Mansfield, Massachusetts. He was a member of the Mansfield JC’s, the Rotary Club and Chair of the Downtown Industrial Committee. He was the liaison between the town of Mansfield and the Cabot Industrial Park, a 850 acre industrial site adjacent to Route 495 in Mansfield.
In his retirement years, he and his wife Sandra enjoyed homes in Conway, NH and Southport, ME. Skiing and sailing were prime time events. The final retirement move however, was to Southport where they enjoyed views of Cozy Harbor and the wonderful neighbors and friends about them.
Cy’s two children, Arthur and Melissa, as well as 5 grandchildren and two great grandchildren, will visit this summer. A Celebration of Life Service is planned for August 16 at 11 am at the Congregational Church of Boothbay Harbor.
Cy was a volunteer for many years of his life. He was a long time member of Rotary in MA and ME. He was involved in Dollars for Scholars, Scholarship America and our local Student Aid Fund, developing community programs to financially aid post secondary students going to college or technical schools.
In Lieu of flowers, Donations may be made to:
Congregational Church, PO Box 468, Boothbay Harbor ME 04538
Student Aid Fund, PO Box 293, Boothbay Harbor ME 04538
Southport Memorial Library, PO Box 148, Southport ME 04576
The Rotary Club of Boothbay Harbor, 66 Montgomery Rd., Boothbay Harbor ME 04538
Hall’s of Boothbay has care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences, please visit hallfuneralhomes.com