Carl Fredrick “Sonny” Rockrohr, age 79, of Three Rivers, passed away at his home on Sunday, November 13, 2016. He was born in Midlothian, IL on April 24, 1937 the son of Carl Albert and Eleanore (Gernenz) Rockrohr.
Carl was employed as a heavy equipment operator for forty years at Economy Mechanical Industries and also for Alberico Sewer and Water. On August 16, 1966 Carl was united in marriage to Beverly Chapman. Together they moved to Three Rivers from Mokena, IL in 2002. Carl was a Model A Car enthusiast as well.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Charlotte Krumrie, Louise Winders, Laverne Wudi, and brother, Ralph Rockrohr.
Surviving are wife of fifty years Beverly Rockrohr; sons, Jeff Rockrohr, Scott (Lisa)Rockrohr, and Mark (Melanie) Rockrohr; sisters, Joy Becker and Judy House; grandchildren, Morgan, Mitchell, ‘special’ Max, and Maya.
In accordance with family wishes cremation has been conducted and no public services will be held.
Memorial donations in Sonny’s memory may be directed to Alzheimers Association or Reverence Hospice. Envelopes available at the Hohner Funeral Home in care of Sonny’s arrangements. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.hohnerfh.com.