January 29, 2020

Michael C. Genck, 76, of Canton, Mo., died, January 26, 2020 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL.

He was born on February 24, 1943 in Ft. Madison, Iowa, a son of Frank and Irene Gross Genck. He married Noma Kitson on August 1, 1964 in Williamstown, Mo. She survives.

He was employed at Bob Oberling and Lewis County Motors in Canton, MO as an autobody repairman. In 1973 he opened his own business, Genck’s Autobody until 2009 when he retired. He was a member and former trustee of the St. Peter’s (Missouri Synd) Lutheran Church in La Grange and former member of the NRA. Mike enjoyed hunting with his dogs and his friends, restoring old cars and was happy when he was helping others.
Survivors include his wife, Noma Genck; a daughter, Michelle (Fletcher) Shuman; grandson, Jayden Shuman all of Canton; brother, William ‘Bill’ (Carol) Genck of Quincy, IL as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Betty Brooks, Barb Mason, Bob Genck, and Jack Genck.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in La Grange with Pastor Jacob Hercamp officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday morning February 1, 2020 from 9 a.m. until time of services in the Church.

Pallbearers: Jeffrey Schreck, John Schreck, Steve Genck, Tracy Brooks, Jeff Neil and Brad Neil. Honorary Pallbearers: Jeff Schreck and Bob Paige.

Music: Congregational Hymns with Alice Solter, organist. Songs selections will be Rock of Ages and Go Rest High on that Mountain by Stacey McDaneld, Guitarist

Burial will be in Forest Grove Cemetery, Canton, Mo.
The family suggest memorials be made to the National Kidney Foundation.

  Online condolences may be left at www.davis-fh.com