April 15, 1926-July 6, 2014
Herbert Schenk, 88, passed away on July 6, 2014. Herbert was born on April 15, 1926, to Frank and Lillian (Hunsicker) Schenk at Riverview Hospital and grew up on the family farm in Biron. He later moved to Wild Rose.
Herbert retired from the Berlin Foundry after 23 years. He then worked for the Wild Rose Hotel, Rosebowl, and Wild Rose Laundromat. Herbert joined the Wild Rose Fire Department, and remained a lifetime member for 46 years. He also served as an usher at his parish for many years.
He is survived by his sister: Orva Schmick; friend: Donna Lesniak; three daughters; one son; grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Herbert was preceded in death by his parents: Robert Franklin and Elizabeth; twin brother: Robert; sisters: Almina (Willard) Herrin, Iva (Floyd) Stada, and Marian Westover.
A graveside service will be held on July 22 at 10:30 a.m. at Forest Hill Cemetery.