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Floyd Forrest Faulkner

December 14, 1941 - December 8, 2017
From: Spencer, IA
Floyd Forrest Faulkner

Floyd Forrest Faulkner

Born: December 14, 1941
Died: December 8, 2017
Age: 75

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     Floyd Forrest Faulkner, the son of Gerald and Golda (Hupp) Faulkner, was born December 14, 1941, in Spencer, Iowa.  His childhood years were spent in Spencer, where he received his education.  Following his schooling, he worked as a truck driver for several years.

     Floyd worked at Sieh’s Farm Drainage for most of his working life until he became disabled in 1995 and was forced to retire.

     He married Wilma (Gloyd) Sweet on February 28, 1992, at the Assembly of God Church in Spencer, Iowa.  Throughout the years, Floyd attended many different churches.  He enjoyed motorcycles and camping in his spare time.  Floyd was also a member of AA and “A Friend of Bill.”

      Floyd passed away at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer, Iowa, on Friday, December 8, 2017, at the age of 75.  He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Billy Torgenson; three brothers: Warren, Darrell and John; two sisters: Colleen Smith and Shirley Faulkner; and great-granddaughter, Shayla Rohrbaugh.

     He is survived by his wife, Wilma of Spencer, IA; one daughter, Tammy Nighswonger of Spencer, IA; one son, Jerry (Lucille) Faulkner of Spencer, IA; stepchildren: Heather Sweet of Spencer, IA, Justin (Heather) Sweet of Spencer, IA, and Aaron Sweet of Hartley, IA; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Marge Quist of Spencer, IA, and Bessie Orlando of Detroit, MI; sister-in-law, Iva Faulkner; his dog, Bear; other relatives and friends.  

Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at the Warner Chapel in Spencer.
Rev. Curtis Batschelet
Justin Sweet
Aaron Sweet
Nathan Nighswonger
J.R. Wilson
Aydan Perez
Dean Monroe
Visitation will begin 5:00 P.M., with the family present from 5 to 7:00 P.M., Monday Evening at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.
"One Day At A Time"
Riverside Cemetery
Spencer, Iowa


Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at 9:06 AM
“Family of Floyd, My sympathy. So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.”
- Connie Seaman
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 7:55 AM
“Wilma, Tammy and Jerry we are sorry for your loss. May God Bless your families.”
- Greg Foote and Cindy Evans
Monday, December 11, 2017 at 4:38 PM
“So sorry to hear of his passing, always our love and memories of Floyd. Please know you are in our prayers and on our hearts. Love and Hugs Tom and Linda”
- Tom and Linda Cushing
Monday, December 11, 2017 at 2:24 PM
“Wilma and family,
I am so sorry for your loss. ”
- April Grooters
Monday, December 11, 2017 at 2:24 PM
“Sympathy & prayers in the loss of loved one! R.I.P Floyd! Soar high with the Angels!”
- Vicki Baker
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 6:54 PM
“Wilma and family,
So sorry for your loss. God bless you.
Margaret Molitor "M & M"”
- Margaret Molitor
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2:54 PM
“Wilma & Family our deepest condolences. May the lord lift you all up during this difficult time and carry you through.
-God Bless
The Cooks
- Justin & Katie Cook
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2:54 PM
“Wilma, sorry to hear about your husband. He was a nice guy.”
- Judi Nolting
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2:54 PM
“Faulkner Family, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Floyd will be missed by all who knew him.”
- Tara Patrick
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 1:15 PM
“Rest in peace Floyd, will remember the good times we had together. Prayers and support for his family.”
- Michael C Watland
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 9:04 AM
“Wilma, I am so sorry for your loss! As difficult as this is, so comforting to know he is no longer suffering! It was my pleasure to take care of Floyd when I was working at St. Lukes. Prayers for your families during these next few difficult days and the weeks and months ahead! ”
- Kim Carrigan-Baxter
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 9:04 AM
“our deepest condolences go out to your family at this time....”
- Rhonda & Steve Essick
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 9:04 AM
“Sorry to hear about Floyd. You have my prayers. ”
- Donna Carper
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 9:04 AM
“It seems I have known Floyd all my life. We went to grade school together.
Jim( my brother) never came to Spencer with looking Floyd up.
Wilma we sure are thinking of you and Floyds family.
Love and Prayers to all...”
- Jackie Mann
Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 5:10 PM
“Wilma and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Dave and Terry Frerichs”
- Terry Frerichs
Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 5:09 PM
“Faulkner family so sorry to hear the news of Floyd's passing, I have known Floyd for 70 years, prayers to the family”
- Ron Essick
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