Danny Jon “Dan” Schoeck, age 62 of Hammond, WI passed away on August 5, 2015 at the United Hospital in St. Paul, MN.
Dan was born on April 28, 1953 in Olivia, MN, the son of Jacob and LaVaun (Good) Schoeck. Dan grew up in Renville, MN and graduated from Eden Prairie High School in 1971. He served in the U.S. Army as an Army Ranger. Dan attended St. Cloud Technical College and earned a Mechanics Degree in 1976. He was united in marriage to Jill Nolan on October 23, 1976 in Osakis, MN. Their marriage was blessed with four children, Jevon, Matthew, Clint and Kayla. They spent 12 years raising their family in La Porte, TX before moving to Hudson, WI. Dan worked as an electrician. He was a very generous man that enjoyed fishing trips with his family, watching wrestling, and spending time with his buddies at the local taverns.
Dan will remain in the hearts of his children, Jevon, Matthew (Bobbie Bailey), Clint (Maggie Flaten), and Kayla (Daniel) Wohlberg; grandchildren, Ryan, Daniel and Aurora-Vi; brothers, David (Sharol), Craig (Ronnah), Todd (Kim), Tim (Julie) and Russ (Janine); many nieces and nephews; and mother to his children, Jill. He is preceded in death by his parents; and niece, Breanna Schoeck-Becthold.
A Memorial Service for Dan will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at the O’Connell Family Funeral Home, 520 S. 11th St., Hudson, WI. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.