Doris Faith Schenck
Doris F. Schenck
81, passed away Sunday, December 14th, in Manhattan. She was born November 25, 1933 in Wakefield Nebraska, the daughter of Roy and Viola (Walter) Holm. Growing up in Wakefield, Doris attended local schools and graduated from Wakefield High School with the class of 1951. On June 17, 1954, she was married to Robert D. Schenck in Sioux City, Iowa. The early years of their married life was spent in Wakefield before moving to Abilene, Kansas in 1966 to co-own and operate the White House Motel and Restaurant. She had also been employed by Abilene Family Physicians. Doris enjoyed quilting, church activities and raising African Violets. She was a member of the Faith Lutheran Church and the End of the Trail Quilting Guild. Doris was preceded in death by two sisters, Helen Domsch and Alice Brown.
Survived by: Husband Bob Schenck Abilene
2 Daughters Robin (Curt Harman) Schenck Garden City
Jane (Mark Biggs) Schenck Abilene
2 Sons Tim (Susan Shifflett) Schenck Abilene
Jason Schenck Arlington,TX
Sister Lois Hollman Kingsville, TX
Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Thursday, December 18th, at the Faith Lutheran Church with Rev. Justin Panzer officiating. Interment will follow in the Abilene Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5:30 to 6:30 PM Wednesday, December 17th, at the Danner Funeral Home. The family suggests memorial contributions in her name be made to the Faith Lutheran Church. They may be left at the church the day of the service or left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410.