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 Edith L. <I>Johnson</I> Rocarek

Edith L. Johnson Rocarek

Linn County, Iowa, USA
Death 1 Nov 2012 (aged 88)
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Burial Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 100147351 · View Source
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daughter of Vere and Edna (Kilts) Johnson

Edith L. Rocarek, 88, Formerly of Cedar Rapids, died Thursday November 1, 2012 in Mercy Hospice-Johnston.

Services: 10 a.m. Monday at Cedar Memorial Westside Chapel, where visitation will be on Sunday from 3 to7 p.m. Cedar Memorial certified Celebrant Julie Freese will officiate. Burial: Czech National Cemetery.

Survivors include her brother, Kenneth W. Johnson of Des Moines (also formerly of Cedar Rapids) nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles L. Rocarek, her parents, a brother, Bernard Johnson, four sisters, Selma Mann, Maxine Whitney, Iona Vecchi and Marian Olver.

Edith was born June 8, 1924 in Linn County, Iowa, the daughter of Vere and Edna Kilts Johnson. She married Charles L. Rocarek on September 7, 1948 in Cedar Rapids.

Edith was a graduate of Franklin High School. She worked for the Quaker Oats Company in Cedar Rapids, retiring after 39 years of service. She was a member of Moose Club, and enjoyed bingo at Local P-3 Retirees INC and a champion bowler for many years.

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  • Created by: Lynn Schneider
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100147351
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edith L. Johnson Rocarek (8 Jun 1924–1 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100147351, citing Czech National Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Lynn Schneider (contributor 46492409) .