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Dave Wilford Sellstrom – Obituary and Assessment Call

Woodsboro, Texas – Dave Wilford Sellstrom, 89, died Sunday, November 28, 2010. He was born April 5, 1921 in Manor, Texas to Swantie August and Margaret Spoonburg Sellstrom. He was a game warden for 36 years, retiring in 1987 as District Superintendent with Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. He was a veteran of World War II.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and his wife, Ruth Sellstrom.

He is survived by his son, Michael Sellstrom of Woodsboro.

Visitation will be from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at Moore Funeral Home Chapel in Refugio. Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at Oakwood Cemetery with Dr. Jimmy Arnold, officiating.

Pallbearers will be Gary Smith, Rick Sellstrom, John Koleba, Max Kaluge, Rick Waldrop, Bob Whitehead, John Karstedt, and Gene Holder.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Gene Tuttle and Alvin Hoskinson.

Memorials may be made to the donor's favorite charity.

Arrangements are entrusted to:
Moore Funeral Home, Inc.
P.O. Drawer 160
Refugio, TX 78377


P.O. Box 549
Del Valle, Texas 78617


SUBJECT:       Assessment Call
DATE:             November 29, 2010
AMOUNT:       $16.00
DUE:               January 5, 2011
Policy No.        73

Failure to pay by the due date will result in loss of benefits. The assessment fee plus a reinstatement fee will be charged to rejoin the Association.

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Mutual Association (TPWD Mutual Association) regrets to inform you of the death of another of our members, Dave Wilford Sellstrom.

Dave became a member of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Mutual Association, formerly known as the Game and Fish Commission Mutual Association on May 17, 1956. He retained his membership up until his death on November 28, 2010.

Additional information on Mr. Dave Sellstrom is on the reverse side of this assessment letter.

A check in the amount of $5,415.00 will be delivered to Michael Sellstrom, son of Dave Sellstrom, on November 30, 2010.

An assessment in the amount of $16.00 will be necessary to bring the policy fund back into balance to have payments on hand for two members in case of death. Please make this payment by January 5, 2011.


L. David Sinclair, President
Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Mutual Association


Make Checks Payable to:

TPWD Mutual Association

Please Mail All Payments to:

TPWD Mutual Association
P.O. Box 549
Del Valle, TX 78617

If you have any questions regarding the TPWD Mutual Association, please contact:

David Sinclair by phone at (512) 389-4854 or e-mail, or
David Heater by phone at (512) 389-4813 or e-mail, or
Janie Whitaker by phone at (512) 389-4854 or e-mail