HOLBROOK -- Maurice R. Schrock, 76, died Tuesday (Dec. 3, 2002) at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.
He was born Oct. 21, 1926, at Seldon, Kan., to Glen A. and Sylvia M. (Crabill) Schrock. He grew up in Northwest Kansas and graduated from Rexford High School.
He then enlisted in the U. S. Navy. After his time of service with the Navy, he returned to Rexford.
On June 19, 1949, he married Sharlene J. Garrett in Rexford. He worked as a manager for grain elevators in Northwest Kansas, Northeast Colorado and Southwest Nebraska. In 1974, they moved to Holbrook.
He was a member of the Holbrook Lions Club and the American Legion of Peetz, Colo.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Richard Schrock; daughter, Theresa Schrock; two brothers, Clair and Harold Schrock; and one grandson.
Funeral services will be Friday, 1:30 p.m., at the Christian Church of Christ in Arapahoe with the Rev. Scott Moyer and Ken Breinig officiating. Burial will be at 4:30 p.m., at the Rexford Cemetery at Rexford.
Visitation is today until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be given in his name.
Williamson-Wenburg Funeral Home of Arapahoe is in charge of arrangements.