Edward “Eddie” Schock, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, passed away on October 8, 2020, in Fargo, ND, at the age of 82.
Edward Frederick Schock was born in Fort Yates, ND to Edward and Lorina Schock on February 18, 1938. He and his family moved to McLaughlin, SD in his early years where he attended school. After graduating high school in 1956, Eddie went to the Black Hills School of Business where he received his accounting certification. Shortly after, he enlisted in the Army.
Edward and Sharon were married on November 25, 1962 at First Redeemer Lutheran Church. Throughout the years, he worked as an accountant, a rural mail carrier, and a bus driver. Eddie and Sharon raised three children in McLaughlin.
Eddie’s many hobbies included nature: hunting, fishing, and hiking. He enjoyed being out in the open fields with family and friends. He also enjoyed having company and entertaining with dinner, drinks, and cards. Eddie was well known for never sitting still and always being on the go, whether that be downtown to coffee or across the state for lunch.
Eddie is preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Lorina Schock. He is survived by his sister Audrey Brockel, brother Darwin Schock, wife, Sharon, and their three children: Tawnya Henderson, Tyler Schock, and Travis Schock, four grandchildren: Trene Drayer, Colton Schock, Cadyn Schock, and Cruz Schock, and his five great grandchildren: Cash Drayer, Cainen Drayer, Cormac Drayer, Cavan Drayer, and Kinsley Schock.
Services will be held at a later date. Please contact the family for an updated address to send cards.