Emile J. Schenck

December 26, 1944 ~ April 6, 2021 (age 76)


Emile J. Schenck, 76, of Lakeside Drive, Coventry, RI, passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at HopeHealth Hospice & Palliative Care, Providence, RI. Born on December 26, 1944 in Coventry, RI, he was the husband of the late Irene V. (Nelson) Schenck. They were married for twenty-six years. He was the son of the late Edward and Alice (Therrien) Schenck.

Emile was the owner and operator of Emile J. Schenck Carpentry, Coventry, RI, for many years before retiring in 1999.

Emile was a US Navy veteran serving in peace time. He was a member of Phenix Sportsman Club, West Warwick, RI. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping and went to the Special Olympics with his daughter Veronica.

Emile is survived by two sons; James Schenck, David Schenck, a daughter; Veronica Schenck, five sisters; Ann Fowler, Cecile Richer, Evon Lawton, Ilene Gasboro and Evette Oaks, six grandchildren; Quanika, Teeana, Derriana, Brasila, Isabella and Briana. He was predeceased by two brothers; Louis Schenck and Henri Schenck.

Emile’s services will be announced at a later time.

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