Floyd Thomas Holscher

Floyd Thomas Holscher, entered into rest on Monday, March 19, 2018 at Holiday Resort Health and Rehabilitation, Salina, KS at the age of 99.

He was born on December 5, 1918 in Council Grove, Kansas to John L. and Dollie M. (Robinson) Holscher.

Floyd married the love of his life Geraldine Nobert in Wichita, Kansas on June 1, 1946. She preceded him in death on February 17, 2018.

He was a former resident of Denver, CO., Wichita, KS, Ada, OK, and Abilene, KS.

Floyd retired as Senior Cost Engineer from Rockwell International Denver, Colorado. Floyd was plant superintendent for Forster Manufacturing in Ada, Oklahoma. He was a Sales Engineer with J.B. Ehrsam Abilene, Kansas. Floyd also worked for Boeing Manufacturing in Wichita, Kansas.

He was a lifetime member of Knights of Columbus and also a lifetime member of the Elks Club.

Floyd was also a member of the St. Mary Queen of the Universe Catholic Church, Salina, KS.

He is survived by his daughter, Christine Holscher, Salina, KS.; granddaughter, Cassandra Holscher of Salina, KS.;2 brothers, Leo Holscher of Lake Stevens, Washington, Clyde Holscher of Topeka, Kansas, sister, Berniece Fowler, Shawnee Mission, KS.; several nieces and nephews.

Floyd was preceded in death by his wife Geraldine, parents, 2 brothers, Edgar and Glenn Holscher, 5 sisters, Laura Holscher, Marie Newcomb, Katherine Slusher, Pauline Cheek, Clara Huxell-Bavender.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary Service at 4:00 p.m. all at Chaput Mortuary, Clyde. Family will receive friends after the Rosary Service. Mass of a Christian burial will be held 10:00 a.m., Friday., March 23, 2018 at St. John’s the Baptist Catholic Church, Clyde with Fr. Steven Heina officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Clyde.

Memorial contributions may be given to Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Clyde or St. Mary Queen of the Universe Catholic Church, Salina c/o Chaput Mortuary. Online condolences may be sent to www.chaputbuoy.com.

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