Elinor's Story

ISLAND FALLS AND HOULTON - Elinor Schenk, 91, died December 1, 2014, in Patten. She was born May 18, 1923 in Island Falls, the daughter of Edwina (Berry) Lord and William Wentworth Lord.

She is survived by her 5 children, Bill Schenk and his wife, Carol of FL and Island Falls, Richard Schenk of San Fransisco, Geraldine Smith and her husband, Bob of Houlton, Allen Schenk and his wife, Jeanie of Island Falls; Frederick Schenk and his wife, Sharon of Singers Glenn, VA; several grand and great grandchildren; 2 special nieces, Kathy and Maryanne. She was predeceased by her husband, Carl; a son, Daniel Robert; her parents; sister, Marion Mosses.

Friends may call 1:30 - 2 p.m. Thursday, December 4 at the Island Falls United Baptist Church where funeral services will be held 2 p.m. with Rev. Ben Greene officiating. Spring interment will be in the Island Falls Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate to the Island Falls United Baptist Church, PO Box 6, Island Falls, ME 04747.

The family would like to thank Mt. Height's Healthcare Facility for their care and compassion.

For an online memory book and to leave condolences please visit www.bowersfuneral.com
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