Maryville, Missouri – Lawrence Albert “Larry” Schreck, 80, of Maryville, Missouri passed away on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at Mosaic Medical Center in Maryville.
Larry was born on August 20, 1939 in Alvin, Texas to Albert Maurice and Anna Mae (Hayden) Schreck.
He was a graduate of the Kahoka Missouri High School and received his Bachelor’s degree from Kirksville State Teachers College.
He was a member of St. Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church, and the Knights of Columbus.
He worked for the Social Security Administration for 35 years, retiring in 1995 as District Manager of the Sedalia, Missouri office.
Larry was a proud father and grandfather who cherished time spent with his family.
He enjoyed attending his children and grandchildren’s sporting events and activities.
Larry was a lifelong St. Louis Cardinals Baseball fan. He was also an outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing, hunting deer and turkey.
He married Doris Ann Roberts on June 9, 1962 in Kahoka, Missouri. She survives of the home.
Additional survivors include their children, Louis (Renee) Schreck of Maryville, Missouri, Phillip (Amy) Schreck of Maryville, Missouri, Laura (Brent) Bostwick of Omaha, Nebraska, Jill (Ron) Zalesny of Rhinelander, Wisconsin, Marie Hawthorne (Ken Agey) of Des Moines, Iowa and Michael (Abby) Schreck of Maryville, Missouri; sixteen grandchildren, Andy (Rachel) Schreck, John (Jessica) Schreck, Joe Schreck, Lindsey (Tyler) Ingram, Emily Schreck, Blake Schreck, Alex (Laurel) Thomson, Adam (Aimee) Thomson, Rob Crozier, Steve (Casey) Crozier, Jenny (Ryan) Durkin, Hunter Hawthorne, Hannah Hawthorne, Colton (Maranda) Chubick, Connor Chubick and Josie Schreck; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Bernard Schreck of Wright City, Missouri and Vince Schreck of Kahoka, Missouri and several nieces and nephews.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents, infant son, John Andrew Schreck and one brother, Eddie Schreck.
Mass of Christian Burial 10:00 am Monday, January 6th at St. Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church under the care of Price Funeral Home.
Burial will be at St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Maryville. Rosary 5:00 pm Sunday, January 5th at St. Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church.
The family will receive friends following the rosary from 5:30pm to 7:00pm.
The family suggests memorials to the St. Gregory Barbarigo Catholic Church or the Nodaway County Senior Center.