Robert Dale Schenck 86, of Greenback TN, died at 6:10 a.m. January 15, 2012 at Blount Memorial Hospital in Maryville, TN. Born September 18, 1925 in Frankfort, IN to William Schenck & Lefa Isgrigg Schenck.He married Beverly Jean Thompson on December 24, 1945 and she preceded him in death on November 9, 2008. Mr. Schenck attended Frankfort High School and then served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was the owner of Bob’s Deluxe Dry Cleaning in Fort Lauderdale, FL for 30 years. He was an active member of the American Legion Post #0120 in Loudon Co., TN. He greatly loved spending time with his daughter and son-in-law, going to the Lady Vols basketball games. He also loved spending time with his granddaughter, her husband and three great grandchildren.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2012 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park.
Daughter & Son-in-Law: Cathy & Glenn Harrelson of Greenback, TN
Son: Douglas Schenck Piper of Hastings, England
Granddaughter & Husband: Kimberly & Alan Duckett of Greenback, TN
3 Great Grandchildren: Kevin, Ashley & Heather of Greenback, TN
2 Nieces and 2 Nephews
He was preceded in death by his loving wife Beverly Jean Thompson Schenck, whom he was married to for 62 years, brother, William (Buster) Schenck and sisters, Margaret Chalfant and Betty Miller.