Schimunek Funeral Home

610 W MacPhail Rd, Bel Air, MD


John George Schenk

May 28, 1929July 20, 2020

Surrounded by his family, on July 20, 2020 John George Schenk passed away, beloved husband of Patricia Schenk; devoted father of Ronald Schenk and his wife Jeanne, Freeland MD , Laura Smith and her husband Brian, Fallston MD, cherished grandfather of Aidan Smith, and Evan Smith.

Born in Baltimore, the youngest of seven brothers and sisters, he later served in the Army during the Korean conflict, witnessing the detonation of the first hydrogen bomb in the South Pacific. The long term Western Electric employee was an avid sports fan, enjoying golf, bowling and his beloved baseball.

Family and friends are invited to gather at Fallston United Methodist Church on Monday from 1-2 pm, where a funeral service will begin at 2 pm.


  • Receiving of family and friends

    Monday, July 27, 2020

  • Memorial Service

    Monday, July 27, 2020


John George Schenk

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James & Lili Rehak

July 26, 2020

Ron & Jennie,

Please accept our deepest condolences on the passing of your father, Ron. Thinking about you at this time, and hoping you can find joy in your many memories with your Dad. You will always have those to keep him in your heart and mind forever.

Love and hugs,

Lili & Jim xx

Bud & Nancy Schenk

July 22, 2020

So sorry to hear about Uncle John. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. We are especially keeping Aunt Pat in our hearts during this difficult time.

We are in Myrtle Beach and unfortunately will not be able to attend the service. Thinking of all of you. ❤️


Bud & Nanc