Joseph A. Rocca, Sr.

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Joseph A. Rocca, Sr.

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: St. Charles, Missouri, United States
Death: May 8, 2008 (80)
Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Zanesville, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Rocca and Caroline Rocca
Husband of Louise Rocca
Father of Carol Coleman; Sharon Rocca; Private User and Michael Vincent Rocca, Sr.

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About Joseph A. Rocca, Sr.

Joseph A. Rocca Sr., 80, of Zanesville, died at 6:50 AM, Thursday, May 8, 2008 at Genesis Bethesda Hospital following a short illness. He was born Saturday, March 31, 1928, in Saint Charles, MO the son of Joseph and Caroline (Stancato) Rocca. He married Louise M. (Matrise) Rocca on Saturday, September 12, 1953 and was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church. Joe & Louise moved to Zanesville in 1959 from Cicero, IL. He retired in 1987 as a parts purchaser for General Electric after 40 years of service. He was an active member and Past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus council #505. He enjoyed spending time with his family and especially his grandchildren. He served in the Army and was a Veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by four children Carol (Ron) Coleman of Louisville KY, Sharon L. Rocca of Westerville, Joseph A. (Linda) Rocca Jr. of Zanesville and Michael V. (Gina) Rocca of Lewis Center and nine beloved grandchildren Kendrick and Daniel Coleman; Kristen, Joseph III Tony, Andrea and Emily Rocca; Annalisa, Michael Jr., and Josephine Rocca. In addition to his parents, Joe was preceded in death by his wife Louise M. (Matrise) Rocca on Thursday August 11, 2005

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Joseph A. Rocca, Sr.'s Timeline

March 31, 1928
St. Charles, Missouri, United States
- 1987
Age 18
Zanesville, Ohio, United States
May 8, 2008
Age 80
Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States
May 12, 2008
Age 80
Zanesville, Ohio, United States