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Charles A Rock
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1888
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1925
Gary
Lake County
Indiana, USA

OBIT: Charles A Rock, a former resident of Lafayette, died Monday morning in the Methodist Hospital at Gary, IN, after a few days illness. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs.
Amos Rock, deceased, and was born in Lafayette 37 years ago. For the past two years, he had been employed as a switchman in the railroad yards at Gary, and he was a member of B Of RT No. 960 at Gary. Surviving are his widow and the following brothers and sisters, Earl E Rock of Gary; Frank Rock, Merle Rock, Mrs. Mary Klutzke and Mrs. Jessie Christian of Lafayette; Robert Rock of Brunswick, MO and Orville Rock of Kokomo. The body arrived in Lafayette Tues and was taken to the Klutzke home, 1119 South Second St, where friends may call. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 o'clock Wed afternoon Rev M C Hunt will officiate. Burial in Springvale Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Amos Rock (1853 - 1911)
  Emma DeHart Sellers Rock (1861 - 1915)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert R Rock (1880 - 1928)*
  Earl Escort Rock (1882 - 1963)*
  Frank Aaron Rock (1883 - 1952)*
  Orville Haney Rock (1884 - 1929)*
  Charles A Rock (1888 - 1925)
  Herbert Amos Rock (1889 - 1914)*
  Mary Margaret Rock Klutzke (1891 - 1973)*
  George Merrill Rock (1892 - 1895)*
  Merrill Elmer Rock (1894 - 1950)*
  Harry A Rock (1896 - 1918)*
  Harry Amos Rock (1897 - 1918)*
  Jessie May Rock Gonzales (1898 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Chas. A Rock
1888-1925
 
Note: Age 37; Williams-Marshall undertaker Gary, IN; died in Gary, IN
 
Burial:
Spring Vale Cemetery
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec 27 Lot 185
 
Created by: familyroots04
Record added: Feb 03, 2008
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Charles A Rock
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Charles A Rock
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Charles A Rock
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 Added: Feb. 3, 2008
 
 
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