Wilmington- Melvin Albert Schoenbeck, was born on February 23, 1928 in Jesup, IA. The world lost a truly wonderful human being on Sunday, August 5, 2018, when he passed away at the age of 90.
He leaves behind his wife of 66 years, Jean Schoenbeck; his grandsons, Chris Schoenbeck (Elizabeth) and Bryan Schoenbeck (Amber Bacon) and 3 great grandchildren, Matteo, Alana and T.J. Melvin was preceded in death by his 2 children, Barbara Jean and Christopher J.
Memorial services will be held on Monday, August 13, at 11 am, at St. Philip’s Lutheran Church, 5320 Limestone Rd, Wilmington, DE 19808, where friends may call after 10 am. Burial will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to St. Philip’s Lutheran Church.
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