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Floyd A. Senf

January 7, 1929 — October 22, 2017

Floyd A. Senf, 88, of Waterloo, IL passed away peacefully in his home on October 22, 2017. He was born January 7, 1929 and was devoted to the love of his life, Helen Marie Senf (née Christeson) since they were teenagers. Helen passed away in 2015 after 67 years of marriage.

He is survived by his children Alan (Dellann) Senf, Joanna Hoffman, & David (Irish) Senf; grandchildren Erik (Trisha) Senf, Missy (Rich) Arko, Clair Hoffman (Dara Showrai), Paul (Michelle) Senf, Alison Hoffman-Han (Charles Han), John (Trista) Ohlendorf, Nicole (Adam) Perjak, Jessica (Josh) Gregory, & Keith Senf (Kellcie Livingston); great grandchildren Nicholas Senf, Clara Senf, Samuel Senf, Ella Arko, Sidney Showrai, August Showrai, Zoey Ohlendorf, Sadie Ohlendorf, Ethan Perjak, Conner Perjak, Jakson Gregory, Jase Gregory, Jagger Gregory, & Clio Han; sisters-in-law; brother-in-law; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his wife Helen Marie Senf nee Christeson; birth parents Albert and Adela (nee Nottmeier) Senf; adoptive parents Arthur and Ella Rodenberg; & brother Merl Rodenberg.

Floyd retired from Matthews International after 34 years as an engraver. He was a member of the Natonal Rifle Association, a former president of Monroe County R.E.A.C.T., and a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Waterloo, IL. He was a lifelong musician, playing guitar and piano with various bands and local musicians. 

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Immanuel Lutheran Church - Waterloo, IL

11 AM until 2 PM Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home
2 PM Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Tony Troup officiating
Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

11:00am - 2:00 pm (Central time)

SS Peter and Paul Church

204 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298

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