Mark Stanley Schenck Sr. passed away, peacefully, on Friday, July 6, 2018. He was 71 years. He is preceded in death by his father, Frank Schenck and mother, Margaret Verret Schenck, his granddaughter Amber Lynn Schenck. He is survived by loving children, Penny Jones (Jay), Kym Calogero, (Steve), Mark Schenck, Jr. (Emilie), Kelley Schenck and his beloved German Shepherd O’nni; his grandchildren, Justin Jones, Brennan Schenck, Austin Jones, Reece Gallo, Matthew Schenck and Eva Rose Schenck.
Also survived by his sister Joan S. Kenney; brother Eric L. Schenck and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Mark grew up in Gentilly and developed many friendships. He accomplished much in his life including Business Manager of Asbestos Workers Local 53, Founder and owner of Lakeview Harbor Restaurant for 25 years. He organized community efforts in Lakeview such as Lakeview Fest and Surge to Reunite after Hurricane Katrina. He was an avid supporter of Hawaiian culture. He loved his racehorses, spending time in Hawaii and being with his Lakeview Harbor Family. He will be greatly missed. In lieu of flowers donations to charity of choice preferred.
Until we meet again; A hui hou Kakou.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Greenwood Funeral Home Chapel, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, LA. on Friday, July 13, 2018 at 1:00 PM. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM. To sign the on line guest register, please visit www.Greenwoodfuneralhome.net