April 19, 1942 ~ March 9, 2019
Born in: Denver, Colorado
Resided in: Denver, Colorado
Eugene (Gene) Rock, age 76, passed away in Denver on March 9, 2019. Gene was survived by his wife Katy Rock and his five daughters; Lisa (Mitch) Page, Linda (Scott) Rock-Kreutz, Lori (Jeff) Radcliffe, Lee (Jacob) Rock Cook, and Lana (Edward) von Tersch. Gene also had nine grandchildren; Collin, Haley, Katy, Emily, Siron, Bella, Riley, Neva, and Thomas.
Gene was born in Denver and he lived in Denver his entire life. He grew up with his brother George Rock III and his sister, Linda Rhea. Gene started working at The Bank of Denver in 1962, and he dedicated his life’s work at the bank until he retired in 2018. Gene was an avid traveler, skier, golfer, he enjoyed creating soldiers in Napoleonic war dioramas, Maui was his second home, and he loved Munich beer halls.
Services will be held at 10am on Friday, March 15, 2019 at the Holy Ghost Church located on 1900 California Street, Denver, 80202.
Memorial contributions are welcome at: National Federation of the Blind, 200 East Wells Street at Jernigan Place, Baltimore, Maryland 21230. (nfb.org/donate)