Maurice Lenk

Maurice “Maury” Lenk, 84, of Motley, passed away February 16, 2020 at Lakewood Health System, Staples. 

Mass of Christian Burial was held Feb. 20 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Motley.

Maury was born in Staples on October 25, 1935 to Peter and Ann (Ziegler) Lenk. He married Rita Grecula at St. Peters Catholic Church in Browerville on July 2, 1958. Maury taught machine trades at Staples Vocational School, now Central Lakes College, for 32 years. He enjoyed golf, fishing, square dancing, camping and playing cards. Maury was a member of the Knights of Columbus and St. Michael’s Catholic Church.

Maury is survived by his wife of 62 years; three sons, James, Michael (Kathy) and Jeffrey (Debra); one daughter, Lisa (George) Carlson; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one brother, Wayne and two sisters, Jackie and Jeanie.

He is preceded in death by his parents and great-grandson, Jack.

Arrangments are by Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Staples.

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