Obituaries

Grace E. Schenck 1916 - 2011 McLouth

Graveside services for Grace E. Schenck, 94, formerly of McLouth, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 30, at Hubble Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Mrs. Schenck died Saturday, April 23, 2011, in Chesterfield, Mo.
She was born Dec. 15, 1916, in Burlington, the daughter of John and Edna Davidson McCormick.
She married Kenneth H. Schenck on Nov. 28, 1942, in Jacksonville, Fla. They farmed for more than 50 years in Leavenworth County before his death.
Mrs. Schenck was a member of Manchester United Methodist Church, Manchester, Mo., at the time of her death. She was also a member of United Methodist Church, McLouth, Eureka Extension Unit and Tonganoxie Historical Society.
Survivors include a son, Carl Schenck, Chesterfield, Mo.; a daughter, Helen Murphy, Charleston, Ill.; a sister, Marjorie Kessler, Wichita; a brother, John McCormick, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 29, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
Online condolences can be made at quisenberryfh.com.