Rita Rose Scheck
Published on -12/9/2013, 10:22 AM
Rita Rose Scheck, 85, Russell, died Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at Russell Regional Hospital.
She was born Oct. 25, 1928, in Victoria to Adam and Caterine (Brungardt) Bellendir. She attended St. Fidelis Grade School and graduated from Victoria High School.
She married Edwin Scheck on Aug. 8, 1949, in Victoria. She was a salesperson at Sears.
Survivors include her husband, of the home; two sons, Gerald Scheck, Newport Coast, Calif., and Stephen Scheck, Independence, Ore.; a daughter, Karen Scheck, Topeka; two sisters, Bernadette Baier, Lincoln, Neb., and Miriam Wasinger, Victoria; and three grandchildren.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary Queen of Angels Catholic Church, Russell; burial in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Russell.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.
A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to St. Mary Queen of Angels Catholic Church or Wheatland Nursing Center Activities Fund in care of the mortuary.