November 29, 1925 - February 16, 2022
Schreck – Ruth Marie Schreck, age 96, of Lake City, Florida passed away on February 16, 2022, at Solaris Healthcare, Lake City. She was born in Buffalo, New York on November 29, 1925, to the late Albert Hoelzle and Margaret Marie Weiglein Hoelzle. Ruth resided in New York the majority of her life and relocated to Lake City in 1992. She married the love of her life, William D. Schreck, and they were happily married for 51 amazing years. Ruth was a devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend. She enjoyed her lengthy career as a factory worker in the sound equipment profession working for Moog Music for many years. Ruth also enjoyed traveling to Biloxi, Mississippi with her husband, William, to the casinos. She was certainly known for having her friends over for a night of playing cards and dominos. Ruth loved life and lived to the fullest. She loved ballroom dancing and listening to Big Band genre music. During the day, Ruth watched soap operas, but especially loved General Hospital and faithfully followed Buffalo Bills football. She was an avid reader and loved her sweet family and enjoyed the gift of time with them. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents mentioned above and her husband, William D. Schreck. Ruth is survived by her children, Dawn H. (Kenneth) Kellam of Lake City, FL and Gary (Laura) Schreck of Carmel, Indiana; grandchildren, Shannon (Evan) McKissock of Jacksonville, FL and Jamie (Shaun) Meeks of Lake City, FL; and great grandchildren, Caleb Melgaard and Memphis Meeks both of Lake City, FL. A Celebration of Ruth’s Life will be held on Friday, February 25, 2022, at 3:00 pm in our chapel. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org in honor of Ruth. Arrangements are under the care and direction of FERREIRA FUNERAL SERVICES, 458 South Marion Avenue, Lake City, FL 32025, (386) 752-1234. Visit ferreirafuneralservices.com and to sign the family’s guest book.
Schreck – Ruth Marie Schreck, age 96, of Lake City, Florida passed away on February 16, 2022, at Solaris Healthcare, Lake City. She was born in Buffalo, New York on November 29, 1925, to the late Albert Hoelzle and Margaret Marie Weiglein... View Obituary & Service Information
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