Richard A. Genck, age 84 of Elk River, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on July 12, 2012.
Preceded in death by his parents Worthington and Florence; brother Worthington “Worthy”.
Survived by his loving wife of 61 years Georgene; children Bruce (Gail), Tim (Sarah), Matt (Valerie), Cindy (Dave) Rudrud and Jonathan (Jill).
Grandfather of: Tasha (Adam) Morton, Leah (Scott) Kassekert, Tim (Marissa), Daniel(Hilary), Alex, Brian (Michele) Rudrud, Kyle Rudrud, Joey Rudrud, Craig Rudrud, Natalie Rudrud, Gracen and Sawyer. Great-grandfather of Elyse Genck, Kadrian and Courtland Rudrud.
Also survived by his sister Joy (Bill) Ingman and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Long-time Elk River School Administrator.
Richard was a loving, caring husband, father and friend. He was an incredible man of faith and integrity.
Funeral service was 2 PM Tuesday July 17, 2012 at Central Lutheran Church 1103 School St. NW Elk River.
Visitation was 4-7 PM Monday at Dare’s Funeral Home 805 Main St. NW Elk River 763-441-1212 and 1 hour prior to service at church on Tuesday.