Richard Lee “Rick” Scheck – age 58, of Hays, Kansas died Monday, October 7, 2019, at Hays Medical Center, Hays. He was born October 20, 1960, at Pratt, Kansas, to Victor G. and Marlene ‘Toots” Scheck. He married Sandy (VonFeldt) on October 3, 1987, at Victoria, Kansas. He grew up in Victoria and was a 1979 graduate of Victoria High School.
He worked at King of the Road in Russell, Kansas for 21 years and at Fort Hays State University in construction and maintenance for 18 years. He enjoyed vegetable gardening and picking blackberries, maintain yards and was a handyman. He was a landowner and enjoyed harvesting and spending time with his tenants.
Survivors include his wife, Sandy Scheck, of the home; one son Cody Scheck and wife, Mikayla, Hays, KS; one brother, Frank Scheck and friend, Patrick Weston, Overland Park, KS; his father-in-law, James VonFeldt and wife, Constance, Victoria, KS; his mother-in-law, Charlene Unrein and husband, Frank, Gorham, KS.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral mass will be at 10:00 A.M. Friday, at the Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria, Kansas. Burial will be in St. Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria, Kansas.
A vigil service will be at 7:00 P.M. Thursday, followed by a Class of 1979 rosary at 7:30 P.M. Thursday, both at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary 412 Main Street, Victoria, Kansas 67671.
Visitation is from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. Thursday and from 9:00 to 9:45 A.M. Friday, all at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary Victoria, Kansas.
The family suggest memorials to The Basilica of St. Fidelis or Cancer Council of Ellis County.
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