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Portola Valley: Equestrian, town icon Al Schreck dies at age 89

Original post made on Mar 13, 2020

Albert Schreck, a Portola Valley resident who helped incorporate the town in 1964, died on Feb. 6. A real estate executive, an equestrian enthusiast and a world traveler and adventurist, he was 89 at the time of his passing.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 2:55 PM

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Posted by Victoria Klein
a resident of Portola Valley: Portola Valley Ranch
on Mar 13, 2020 at 5:33 pm

So sad to hear of Al’s death. What an incredibly lovely man we have lost. PV was blessed with so many intelligent and generous people in its earliest years.
I hope to read about Al from those who rode in the hunt with him.
Condolences to his family.

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