Sunday, November 06, 2005

Schrock Obituary

SCHROCK, Carmen Joy, 12; Jana Louise, 10; Carrine Jean, 8; Jerryl Burdette, 4; and Craig Alan, 2.
Carmen Joy Schrock was born April 30, 1993 in Lebanon, Oregon.
Jana Louise Schrock was born March 23, 1995 in Lebanon, Oregon.
Carrina Jean Schrock was born October 7, 1997 in Chewelah, Washington.
Jerryl Burdette Schrock was born November 26, 2000, in Chewelah, Washington.
Craig Alan Schrock was born December 22, 2002 in Chewelah, Washington.
They all died in Spokane, Washington, November 1, 2005 in a traffic accident. They were born to Jeffrey and Carolyn (Birky) Schrock, who survive. Their ages at the time of their death were: Carmen 12 years, 6 months; Jana 10 years, 7 months; Carrina 8 years; Jerryl 4 years and 11 months; and Craig 2 years, 10 months.
The family moved from Halsey, Oregon to Chewelah, Washington in 1996 to assist in the church work of the Pine Grove Mennonite Church of Valley, Washington.Carmen, Jana, and Carrina were three of eight students in the Pine Grove Mennonite School. They were in grades 7, 5, and 2 respectively. They enjoyed school life and applied themselves well. Jerryl and Craig were normal, active, busy boys at home. All five children were open and friendly to friends and strangers alike and will be greatly missed by the family, church, and community.
Beside their parents they are survived by maternal grandparents Ernest and Louise (Bear) Birky and great-grandparents Elden and Priscilla Birky all of Halsey, Oregon; and paternal grandparents Jason and Ruth Schrock of Halsey, Oregon and great-grandmother Mildred Kropf of Harrisburg, Oregon; and numerous uncles, aunts and cousins. They were preceded in death by their grandmother Marilyn (Kropf) Schrock, great-grandparents Clarence and Mary (Brunk) Bear and great-uncle Gaylord Bear.
The family wishes to express deep gratitude for the immense outpouring of love, prayers and consolation that we have received from so many relatives, friends and neighbors from near and far. Our hearts have been especially touched by the concern and sympathy expressed by the Spokane and Chewelah communities.
Visitation for family and friends will start at 4:00 P.M. Sunday at the Pine Grove Mennonite Church located in West Jump Off Road in Valley, WA.
The funeral service will be at 10:00 A.M., Monday, November 7, 2005 in Spokane at the Calvary Chapel, 511 West Hastings directed by the LAUER FUNERAL HOME in Deer Park, WA., followed with interment in the Pine Grove Mennonite Church Cemetery in Valley, WA.
Trust funds have been set-up at the American West Bank and the Bank of America, under Jeffrey B. Schrock's name.
You can donate money in care of: Jeff Schrock Fund, Pine Grove Mennonite Church, 2784 A. Clarke Rd, Chewelah, WA 99109