Richard Scheck founder of Scheck Industries and former Mayor of North Riverside for 20 years passed away peacefully on September 26. 2021 with his loving wife Judy by his side. He was truly a great, loving, kind and generous man.
He is survived by his three sons Michael (Kate), Rick (Megan) and Christopher, two daughters Jill and Gina (Joe) and Eleven Grandchildren Paige (Patrick), Matthieu, Luke, Bridget, Maya, Clancy, Declan, Gretchen, Breccan, Kian and Tierney. Preceded in death by his late wife Betty Scheck. He was loved by so many family members, friends, colleagues and everyone who knew him.
Family and Friends are to gather for the Visitation on Thursday, September 30, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, Illinois 60162 (Located between Mannheim and Wolf Road). Funeral to follow Friday, October 1, 2021 from Russo’s Hillside Chapels 9:00 a.m. Proceeding to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 126 Herrick Road, Riverside, Illinois 60546. Mass of Christian Burial celebrated promptly at 10:00 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois. For additional information call (708) 449-5300. Please visit Richard’s personal tribute website at www.russohillsidechapels.com and sign his guestbook.
Donations appreciated to UCP Seguin, 3100 South Central Avenue, Cicero, Illinois 60804 www.ucpseguin.org. Please make it “In Memory of Richard Scheck”
In accordance with the Cook County Department of Public Health, starting Monday, August 23, 2021 REGARDLESS OF VACCINATION STATUS, you will be required to wear a face mask or facial covering to enter the building.
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