Pauline Ann Senst, 84, passed July 4, 2019, with family at her side.

She was born in Millville on Oct. 24, 1934, to Clyde and Christina Duncan. She grew up in the Millville area. She met Marvin (Marv) at a dance and later married on June 13, 1953.

Pauline and Marv raised four children in Plainview. She was primarily a homemaker who also worked seasonally at Lakeside Packing Company. She was a very active member of the St. Joachim's Catholic Church and served on the funeral lunch committee for many years. She enjoyed spending time quilting, gardening, playing cards and playing Yahtzee and Scrabble. She also enjoyed walking her grandchildren to the local popcorn stand.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Marvin; parents, Clyde and Christina (Lubinski) Duncan; sisters, Diane and Mary Duncan; and brother, Richard.

She is survived by her children, Scott Senst of Altura, Linda (Jack) Graves of Red Wing, Cindy (David) Jostock of Rochester, and Julie (Michael) Alvarez of Gerrardstown, W.V.; nine grandchildren, Jared, Andrew, Jessie, Michael, Jill, Tasha, Melanie, Brandon and Justin; 22 great-grandchildren; and brothers, Donald (Bernadine) of Stewartville and William (Robert) Duncan of Lake City.

A special thanks to Barb Haley and her ever watchful neighbors for keeping a vigilant eye on our mother.

Family and friends may visit between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. prior to the service held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Schleicher Funeral Homes, Plainview Chapel, and the guest register may be signed at

There will be a graveside burial at Greenwood Cemetery on July 10, 2019.