Robert M. Schiek, 93, of Penn Yan, passed away Saturday, August 15, 2015 at the Homestead Living Center.
Friends and family called from 9 to 11 a.m.Monday, Aug. 24, 2015 at the Penn Yan United Methodist Church, 166 Main St., Penn Yan. Robert’s service was at 11 a.m. with Rev. Childs officiating. Interment will be in the Schiek family plot at the Bellona Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Robert’s name to the Penn Yan United Methodist Church.
Robert was born July 19, 1922 in Owego, to the late Frank & Mary (Mead) Schiek. He was a farmer his entire life, active at the Methodist Church, ringing the bell for 30 years, and served as Town Council and Justice for the Town of Torrey.
He is survived by his children, David Schiek, Penny Schiek, and Ronald (Kris) Schiek; grandchildren, David, Jeffrey, and Kaitlyn Schiek. Robert was predeceased by his wife of 64 years on Sept. 17, 2012, Ida (Boyce) Schiek.
Friends and family may sign the guestbook at www.townsendwoodfuneralchapel.com