Richard Lee “Rick” Scheck, 58, Hays, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.

He was born October 20, 1960, in Pratt to Victor G. and Marlene "Toots” Scheck.

He married Sandy (VonFeldt) on Oct. 3, 1987, in Victoria. He grew up in Victoria and was a 1979 graduate of Victoria High School.

He worked at King of the Road in Russell for 21 years and at Fort Hays State University in construction and maintenance for 18 years.

He enjoyed vegetable gardening and picking blackberries, maintaining yards and was a handyman. He was a landowner and enjoyed harvesting and spending time with his tenants.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; a son, Cody Scheck and wife, Mikayla, Hays; a brother, Frank Scheck and friend, Patrick Weston, Overland Park; his father-in-law, James VonFeldt and wife, Constance, Victoria; and his mother-in-law, Charlene Unrein and husband, Frank, Gorham.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria; burial in St. Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday and from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Friday, both at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary, 412 Main, Victoria, KS 67671.

A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, followed by a class of 1979 rosary at 7:30 p.m., both at the mortuary.

Memorials are suggested to The Basilica of St. Fidelis or Cancer Council of Ellis County, in care of the mortuary.

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