Frank J. Schocke

August 16, 2021

Frank J. Schocke, 59, of Colfax, passed away August 16, 2021 in his home surrounded by his loving family.  He was born on May 3, 1962 in Salem, Ind. to Jerry J. and Janice M. Schocke, his mother survives.

Frank attended Clinton Prairie High School and earned his GED.  He spent most of his life living in Clinton County and had worked in construction, carpentry, and concrete.  His employers included Hess Construction, Carpenters Union Local 215, Bailey Trucking, Ameritrak, Winski’s and Wampler’s.  Frank was a very talented artist, enjoying painting, drawing, and writing.  He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, flea markets, antiques, listening to music, and being outdoors.  His biggest love were his children and grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made in Frank’s honor to the Clinton County Cancer Fund, 258 ½ Fourth Street, Frankfort, IN 46041.

Visitation and Services

Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort.  Friends may visit 4-8 p.m. Friday, August 20, 2021 at the funeral home.  Burial will follow in Plainview Cemetery, Colfax. 

Survived by:

Surviving are his Mother: Janice Schocke of Colfax; Daughter: Bethany Schocke of Colfax; Son: Matthew (Sandy) Schocke of Colfax; Siblings: Patricia (Don) Hodges, Ralph (Chris) Schocke, Sid Schocke, Tonya Schocke, and Lecia Schocke Russell; Sister-in-law: Susie Schocke; 7 Grandchildren; and 1 Great-Grandchild; along with many more loved ones.  

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his father, son: Frank John Schocke II, Grandson: Jason Schocke, brothers: Ronnie and David Schocke, and brother-in-law: Donnie Hodges.


Leave your Condolences

10 Condolences for “Frank J. Schocke”

  1. Patricia wolf August 17, 2021 at 3:42 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss

  2. Carla Porter August 17, 2021 at 4:07 pm

    I did not know Frank personally, but have heard many stories about him. I am a friend of his daughter, Bethany Shocke. I send love and prayers to all of Frank’s loved ones. May you find peace in knowing that Frank is now at peace and will suffer no longer. Praying for you all.
    Carla Porter

  3. Sinedia Warnecke August 17, 2021 at 4:44 pm

    “I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death. They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories.”
    —Leo Buscaglia

  4. Christine Crow August 17, 2021 at 6:35 pm

    We are so sorry for your all are in our thoughts and prayers.

  5. Don-Debbie Baker August 17, 2021 at 6:56 pm

    Ralph & Chrissy, we are very sorry for your loss. Prayers for the difficult days ahead. Lean on Jesus and His promises to us all.

  6. Ted & Cindy Orem August 17, 2021 at 10:33 pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  7. Gene Sibray August 17, 2021 at 11:10 pm

    Deepest thoughts and prayers to the family.

  8. Susie Plunkitt August 18, 2021 at 9:31 am

    So sorry, Patricia! Hang in there. This is such loss. : (

  9. Stella Bushong August 18, 2021 at 6:33 pm

    Sending love and prayers to all

  10. Todd Dillingham August 19, 2021 at 9:45 am

    So sorry for your loss.

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