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Robert C. Senese

Robert Charles Senese, 76, of Oregon, died on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018.  

He was born July 13, 1942 in Chicago, the son of Frank and Kate (Serritella) Senese. 

He lived most of his life in the Chicago area growing up near Comiskey Park and was an avid White Sox fan.  

Bob graduated from Morton West High School.  

He married Dorothy Collins on July 31, 1982 in Chicago.  

He was a terminal manager in the trucking industry for many years.  

He was known locally as Pastor Bob at the White Pines Wedding Canyon. 

He and his wife Dorothy raised horses for trail riding and enjoyment.  

For many years he has been Santa’s helper at the White Pines Lodge, and also at the schools in Bolingbrook.  

He had a local disc jockey business and enjoyed camping and entertaining at Hanson’s Hideaway where he was known as “Sheriff Good Bob.”

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, of Oregon; three children, Robert (Sue) Senese, Jill Senese, and Tammy Senese; four step-children, Kathleen (Mark) Fogarty, and Bryan Collins, Dawn (Donald) Hammersly-Gross, and Donald Hammersly; two sisters, Mary Rose (George) Vincolese and Till (Arthur) Mollenhauer, 11 grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.  

He was predeceased by his parents and brother, Frank.  

A visitation will be held on Thursday, Jan. 3 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 110 S. Seventh St., Oregon.

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