Fabulous Fern's has long been known as a a proletariat place for everyone -- down-on-their-luck barflies, politicos, well-heeled denizens of Capitol Hill, and everyone in between -- and Senkler was responsible for maintaining that vibe.
He was a well-known and beloved figure with a big personality.
He is survived by his son, daughter, and three grandchildren.
A visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Willwerscheid Funeral Home on Grand Avenue.
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