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Mary D. Hoeft Bock
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1922
Butler County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 2010
Platte County
Nebraska, USA

Daughter of Henry and Neva (Penney) Hoeft. She graduated from Kramer High School in Columbus in 1940. Mary worked at the phone company in Columbus for several years. On Dec. 24, 1942, Mary was united in marriage to Roy Bock at the Immanuel Lutheran parsonage in Columbus. To this union five children were born - David, Jean Kay, Robert, Carol, and Tom. When Roy returned from his service in the United States Air Force during WWII, the family settled in Bellwood, and moved to Columbus in 1951. Mary worked at Becton-Dickinson and then at the Columbus Manor where she was the Dietary Supervisor. Mary retired in 1987.

Mary was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church where she was a member of the Ladies Aid, the VFW Auxiliary, the American Legion Auxiliary and the Izaak Walton League. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, camping and fishing.

Mary is survived by her husband, Roy Bock, of Columbus; son, Robert "Bob" (Marla) Bock, of Bellwood, grandchildren, Melinda Justus and great-grandchild, Kaiden Justus, grandchild, Ashley Bock; daughter, Carol (Ross) Davidson, of Albion, grandchildren, Kevin Davidson, Kelly Benson and great-grandchild, Emmah Benson, grandchild, Samantha (fiancÚ Aaron Kleveland) Davidson, Shawna (fiancÚ Josh Podany) Davidson and great-grandchild, Noah Podany; son, Tom (Linda) Bock, of Columbus, grandchildren, Tanner Bock, Tayler Bock, Cody Myers, Paxton Myers; sister, Nina (Lu) Krepel, of Columbus; sister, Barbara (Chuck) Baue, of North Platte; and brother, Jerry (Priscilla) Hoeft, of Jonesport.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Neva Hoeft; son, David Bock; daughter, Jean Kay Bock; and daughter-in-law, Lisa Bock.
Family links: 
  Henry L. Hoeft (1893 - 1971)
  Neva I. Penney Hoeft (1898 - 1989)
  Roy A Bock (1924 - 2015)*
  David Roy Bock (1943 - 1958)*
  Jean Kay Bock (1947 - 1952)*
  Mary D. Hoeft Bock (1922 - 2010)
  Nina Lu Hoeft Krepel (1925 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Roselawn Memorial Park
Platte County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Don
Record added: Jul 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55097698
Mary D. <i>Hoeft</i> Bock
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Mary D. <i>Hoeft</i> Bock
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Mary D. <i>Hoeft</i> Bock
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 Added: Feb. 15, 2014

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