David Robert Schoeneck, age 76, of Rhinelander, died on Sept. 10, 2023, at the Aspirus Wausau Hospital, with his loving family at his side.
He was born in Rhinelander on July 9, 1947, the son of Lester and Charlotte (Kadell) Schoeneck. He attended schools in Elcho, graduating from Elcho High School in 1965. He worked for Marplex for just a short time before entering the U.S. Marine Corps. He served his country as a Marine in Vietnam. Upon his honorable discharge he returned to the states.
David married the former Sharon York on February 14, 1985 in Houston, Texas. God blessed them with over 38 years of marriage. They made their life in Houston where he was employed as the port manager for Nissan Motors.
They moved to the Rhinelander area in 2019 and have lived here since.
David was a member of Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tomahawk. He loved the Northwoods and being outdoors. Hunting with family and friends was one of his favorite things on earth. He will be greatly missed by his family and many friends.
David is survived by his wife Sharon, his daughter Heather (Cody) Camp, his son Steven Schoeneck, his grandchildren Abby, Chase, Reese and Freyja, his sisters Dee (Mike) Froncek, Sandy Knutson, Debbie Aird and Sue (Russ) Rocke, his brothers Dennis (Kim) Schoeneck and Scott (Denise) Schoeneck, nieces, nephews, his sister-in-law Connie, other family and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Randy and his brother-in-law, Tom.
Visitation for David will be held on Friday, Sept. 15, 2023 from 3 to 5 p.m., with funeral services following at 5 p.m. at the Redeemer Lutheran Church in Tomahawk.
Reverend Mark Gass will be officiating. Interment will be in the Northwoods National Cemetery in Harshaw.
You may leave your private condolences for the Schoeneck family at www.carlsonfh.com.
The Carlson Funeral Home (715-369-1414) is serving the Schoeneck family.