Georgia B. Schoenig
Georgia B. Schoenig
  • November 4, 1922 - June 2, 2013
  • Danville, Illinois

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Schoenig, Georgia Bessie (nee Frericks) , 90 , passed away in Clearwater on June 2nd, 2013. Mrs. Schoenig was born on November 4, 1922 in Cleveland Ohio. She was the only child of Captain Herman and Mrs. Bessie Frericks. Mrs. Schoenig graduated from John Marshall High School, Cleveland Ohio and attended Bowling Green University, Bowling Green Ohio. Mrs. Schoenig moved to Florida with her husband and daughter Lisa in 1979. She was active caring for Lisa, who was developmentally disabled and passed away at age 32 in 1985. Mrs. Schoenig liked to work one-on-one with people. She was an active volunteer with many organizations and particularly enjoyed reading to the children at Head Start. She and her husband were named Volunteers of the Year by Goodwill Industries-Suncoast in 2006. Mrs. Schoenig is survived by her husband, Walter Frederick Schoenig, one daughter, Paula, one granddaughter, Georgia, and two great grandchildren, Shaymar and Cheyenne. She was preceded in death by her parents and daughter Lisa. Her memorial service will be held Tuesday June 11th 2013 at 2pm at Trinity Presbyterian Church on Rainbow Drive in Clearwater. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to UPARC, Advocare Trust, Goodwill Industries, or Family Network on Disabilities