Kenneth Jay Brock Sr. of Carrier Mills, formerly of Moline, passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, in Miami, Fla. His final resting place is at South Florida National Cemetery. He was buried with honors for his service in the Vietnam War.
A memorial service was held at Shepard’s Prayer Church of God, 29 Lincoln St., Harrisburg, 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012.
He was born Aug. 17, 1950, to Lawrence Brock and Dorothy (Heirbrandt) Brock. He married Mattie Mulry who gave him three wonderful children before preceding him in death in 1978. He loved fishing, watching, and feeding wildlife especially deer and ducks.
He is survived by his three children and their spouses and grandchildren; Jerrie and Kris Belcher, Rhiannon, Mattie, Ashley of Simpson; Martie and Frank Cantrell, Falin, Lexi of Cape Coral, Fla; Kenney Jr. and Lori of Moline; one stepson, Marc Maguet; three sisters, Lori Casey of Galesburg, Sue Ahlgren of Kewanee, Jody Palmer of Simpson; stepmother, Marilyn Mason of Genesee.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother and paternal and maternal grandparents.