|Birth: ||Aug. 10, 1922, USA|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 2011|
Lloyd J. Mrock, 88, of Washington, died Thursday, January 27, 2011, in Presbyterian Medical Center, Washington, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born August 10, 1922, in Cherry Valley, a son of Albert J. and Martha L. Hindman Mrock.
Mr. Mrock was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Marine Corps in action in Saipan, Tinian, Marshall Islands and Iwo Jima in the South Pacific Theater. During his military service, he was awarded the Bronze Star.
He was a 1942 graduate of Washington High School.
Bell Telephone Co. employed him as a switching technician for 37 years. Prior to working for Bell Telephone, he worked for eight years for Pittsburgh Railways as a trolley man.
Surviving are his wife, Violet L. Cononge of Washington, whom he married December 30, 2003; a son, Timothy Mrock of Washington; two daughters, Victoria (Mark R.) Lofstead of Bethel Park and Deborah Susan Mrock of Washington; and a brother, Tod M. Mrock of Canonsburg.
Also surviving are four grandchildren, Timothy Lucas, Matthew and Kayla Mrock and James Robert Lofstead; and four great-grandchildren, Shawn, Jonathan, Cara and Jeremy.
Deceased is his first wife, Mary Lahosky Mrock.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in Dale D. DeAngelo Funeral Home, 1290 Jefferson Avenue, Washington, where a blessing service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, January 31. Entombment will follow in Washington Cemetery Mausoleum.
A full military rite will be accorded by the U.S. Marine Corps and Edwin Scott Linton American Legion Post 175 Honor Guard of Washington.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Washington Area Humane Society.
Created by: Bob Sova
Record added: Jan 29, 2011
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