Robert C. Senese - 76

7/13/1942 - 12/25/2018

Oregon, IL

Oregon – Robert Charles Senese, age 76, died Tuesday, December 25, 2018.  He was born July 13, 1942 in Chicago, IL 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, IL.  He had a local Disc jockey business, enjoyed camping and entertaining at Hanson’s Hideaway where he was known as "Sheriff Good Bob”.   He was predeceased by his parents and brother Frank.  He is survived by his wife Dorothy of Oregon, 3 children; Robert (Sue) Senese, Jill Senese, and Tammy Senese, 4 step children; Kathleen (Mark) Fogarty, and Bryan Collins, Dawn (Donald) Hammersly-Gross, and Donald Hammersly, 2 sisters Mary Rose (George) Vincolese and Till (Arthur) Mollenhauer, 11 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren.  A Visitation will be held from 5-7 pm, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 110 S 7th Street in Oregon, IL.


A Visitation will be held from 5-7 pm, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 110 S. 7th Street, Oregon, IL. 61061.


There will be no funeral service

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