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John L. Ohlendorf

December 26, 1939 — September 26, 2021

John L. Ohlendorf, 81, of Waterloo, IL, died September 26, 2021, in Waterloo, IL. He was born December 26, 1939, in Harrisonville, IL.

He is survived by his wife Joyce Ohlendorf (nee Busse); children Diann Thomas, Leroy Ohlendorf, Ronda Nash, and John R. Ohlendorf; numerous grandchildren; brother Bill (Gloria) Ohlendorf; sister Mary Planer; nieces; nephews; and cousin.

He is preceded in death by his parents Clarence & Luella (nee Minnmann) Ohlendorf and brother Jack Ohlendorf.

John was a lifetime member of the NRA and he was a riverboat captain since he was 16.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Helping Strays

No services will be held at his request.

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