Born in the Netherlands, October 28, 1939, our beloved ‘Grandad’ passed into the arms of Jesus on April 23, 2018, at the age of 78.
Predeceased by son John, and great grandson Zaiah Tyrrell. Left to mourn his passing are his loving wife Lorraine, son Brian Schenk, daughters Terri Schenk and Lori (Don) Smith, daughter-in-law Kathleen Schenk, granddaughters Amy (Ben) Tyrrell, Alysha (Shawn) vanBoven, Chantal (Jamie) Lodge and Kara (Guy) Hanchar; grandsons John (Christa) Schenk, Matt (Kelsey) Schenk as well as 11 great grandchildren.
By request there will be a private family gathering.
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The service for SCHENK, John is scheduled for By request there will be a private family gathering.. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.