Trevor Jo Schefsky
Trevor Jo Schefsky, 16, of Geneseo, Illinois, joined his heavenly Father at his Eternal Home after a COURAGEOUS fight surrounded by his family and outstanding medical team on Wednesday, November 29 at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Funeral services will be Monday, December 4, at 10:30 a.m. at First Lutheran Church, followed by burial at Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Reverends Matt and Laura Kamprath will officiate. Visitation will be held Sunday, December 3 from 1:00-6:00 p.m. at Vandemore Funeral Home & Crematory, Geneseo. Memorials may be left to the Trevor Schefsky Memorial Fund at Central Bank in Geneseo.
Trevor was born on, May 16, 2001, and lived in Geneseo his whole amazing life. He was an exceptional young man who loved spending time with his family and friends. He loved sports and being part of a team. He has been part of cross country, tennis, football, wrestling, and his favorite, soccer. Trevor was blessed with becoming part of an amazing soccer family.
Trevor was very passionate about the Cincinnati Bengals. He became a Bengals fan when he began his trips to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and instantly became a dedicated fan…that is how Trevor was…dedicated and committed to whatever he did!
Trevor loved the beach life, liked the hard work of de-tasseling, playing basketball in the driveway, snow skiing, playing games with his family, spending every free moment with his friends, and always trying to put a smile on someone’s face.
Trevor was an active member of the First Lutheran Church. He enjoyed going on mission trips and being part of his church family.
Trevor is going to be greatly missed by everyone that knew him. The world was definitely a better place with him in it! He left an imprint on the hearts of many and most recently to all the staff at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital with his amazing ability to stay positive and overcome numerous obstacles with his endurance and strength.
Trevor is survived by his parents, Tony and Lori Schefsky, his brother Zachary, grandparents, Mickey & Marilyn Halverson, Geneseo, Jim & Diane Gilbraith, Geneseo, and Wayne & Paula Schefsky, Canton. Trevor is also survived by several aunts, uncles, cousins, and second cousins.
He was preceded in death by his Uncle Scott Teerlinck and his cousin, Luke Teerlinck.