George F. Scheck, 83, of Narragansett passed away on August 10, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Grace Bentley-Scheck.
Born in Troy, NY, he was a son of the late Harold and Lillian (O'Donnell) Scheck.
Mr. Scheck was a US Navy Veteran. He received a Master's degree in library science. He was a librarian at the State University of New York at Oswego, the Naval Undersea Warfare and later at the Naval War College before retiring.
He was a history enthusiast and enjoyed Revolutionary and Civil war reenactment.
Besides his wife, he leaves nieces and nephews, James Schirmer and his daughter Libby Schirmer Pulver, Barbara Schirmer St. Gelais and her children, Aaron, Ryan and Kirk St. Gelais, Christine Schirmer Windover and her daughter, Nicole Windover Loomis, William Schirmer, Stanley Peak and his children Christina Peak Hellman and Kevin Peak, Lynda Peak Minozzi and her son Eric Natel, Bette Peak Daloia and her sons, Vincent, Dominic and Michael Deloia, Rev. Robert Peak and his children, Andrew Peak, Allison Peak Moon and Benjamin Peak and Charles Scheck, Jr. He was the brother of the late Harold Scheck, Jr., Edna Scheck Schirmer, Laura Scheck Peak and Charles Scheck.
A funeral service will be held Thursday, August 26, 2021 at 3 p.m. in the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory – SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 1111 Boston Neck Road, (Rt. 1A), Narragansett. His burial will be held in the Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville, NY. Visit NardolilloFH.com
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Published by Southern Rhode Island Newspapers from Aug. 19 to Aug. 27, 2021.