Floyd K. Pfarr age 88 of Tracy, formerly of Cottonwood, passed away Friday, October 7, 2016 at Prairie View Senior Living in Tracy. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 12 at English Lutheran Church in Cottonwood. Visitation is 6:00-7:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Tracy Area Funeral Home. Interment is in the Cottonwood Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Tracy Area Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Floyd Kenneth Pfarr was born July 18, 1928 in Cottonwood, Minnesota to William and Anna Mathilda (Volkman) Pfarr. He was baptized and confirmed at English Lutheran Church in Cottonwood. Floyd enlisted in the US Navy and served during WWII. He was honorably discharged November 2, 1946. Floyd returned from the service and worked as a mechanic and welder. On December 3, 1948 he was united in marriage to Verna Holum of Boyd. Floyd was a lifetime member of English Lutheran Church and the VFW. He loved classic cars and spending time with his family.
Floyd is survived by his children: Ken (Julie) Pfarr, Cheryl (Carlton) Jokstad, Rick Pfarr, Lyn McCoullough, and Barb (Jay) Rogge; 14 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; siblings: Lois (Cyril) Stensrud and Albert “Jerry” (Arlene) Pfarr; and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Verna, daughter Anna Pfarr, 4 sisters, and 8 brothers.