Carl J. “Ruff” Rolfingsmeier 57 of Breese died Friday November 20, 2015 at his residence.
He was born in Breese to Marcellus and Marcella (Poelker) Rolfingsmeier: they preceded him in death.
Also preceded in death by a brother Roger “Dodge” Rolfingsmeier, father-in-law Corny Henrichs, nephew Clint Benhoff, brother-in-law Harry Jackson.
He married Karen Henrichs April 8, 1978 at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese and she survives in Breese.
Also surviving are his children Cassie (Mike) Peppenhorst, Clay (Casey) Rolfingsmeier all of Breese.
Grandchildren Cole, Gavin, Dane Peppenhorst, and Baby Miles Rolfingsmeier to arrive in March.
His brother and sisters, Kathy (Russell) Schubert of Okawville, Mark (Kathleen) Rolfingsmeier of Kansas City KS, Mary Jean (Mel) Benhoff of Breese, Marnel (Kevin) Kretschmer of Des Moines, IA.
Mother-in-law Amanda Henrichs of Breese
Brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Bob (Nancy) Henrichs of O’Fallon, Barb (Smitty) Schmitz of Carlyle, Tess Jackson of Carlyle, Jerry (Sharon) Henrichs of Germantown, Carl (Mona) Henrichs of Breese.
Carl was a dispatcher with Henderson Trucking in Collinsville. Carl was a family man, his world was spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren. His favorite place to be was his back patio with family and friends. He also enjoyed the outdoors riding his Harley motorcycle
A celebration of his life will be Sunday November 22, 2015 at Moss Funeral Home in Breese family will greet relatives and friends from 2:00 to 5:00 PM.
Memorials can be made to the wishes of the family and will be received at the Moss funeral home in Breese.
Moss Funeral Home
535 North 5th
Breese, IL 62230