Edward J. Schrock, 82 years and 25 days, of Arthur, IL passed away at 2:00 A.M. on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 9:00 A.M. on Monday, May 23, 2022 at the HCK West Building, one mile south of Arthur, IL. Bishop Larry R. Diener will officiate. Burial will be in the Miller Cemetery in rural Arcola, IL. Visitation will be held after 2:00 P.M. Saturday, May 21, 2022 and any time after 10:00 A.M. on Sunday, May 22, all at the HCK West Building. The Edwards Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.
Edward was born on April 26, 1940 in Arthur, IL. He was a son of Joel N. and Sovilla (Miller) Schrock. He married Mary Ellen Schrock on December 25, 1968 in Arthur, IL. To this union was born one son and 3 daughters.
Edward leaves to mourn his departure, his wife Mary Ellen Schrock, four children, Betty Lorene Chupp and her husband Ernest, Levi Schrock, Elsie Fern Miller and her husband Duane and Marlene Mast and her husband Lonnie all of Arthur, IL; eighteen grandchildren, two great grandchildren; four siblings, Anna J. Stutzman and her husband John J., Katie Beachy, Ervin J. Schrock and his wife Sarah (Hostetler and Verna J.. Kaufman and her husband Lewis.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joel and Sovilla Schrock, one brother, Omer and Lizzie Schrock and a brother-in-law Levi D. Beachy
Edward was a member of the Old Order Amish faith.