DODGE CITY - Joan Brock, 91, died Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at her home in Dodge City.
She was born April 20, 1926 at Spearville, the daughter of Joe and Charlotte (Schaffer) Hines. She was a graduate of Spearville High School and a lifetime area resident. She worked many years in the lunchroom at Sacred Heart Catholic School in Dodge City as well as being a homemaker.
She was a member of the Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Altar Society and VFW Ladies Auxiliary all in Dodge City. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and watching NASCAR.
On April 21, 1947 she married Chester “Chet” Brock at St. John the Baptist Church in Spearville. He preceded her in death on August 19, 2004.
Survivors include: 5 sons, Glenn and wife Cathy, Olathe, Kansas, Richard and wife Carrie, Wichita, Gail and wife Kathy, Great Bend, Ted and wife Janet, Dodge City, Tim and wife Staci, Dodge City; 3 daughters, Carolyn Voelker and husband Albert, Olathe, Patty Gallegos and husband Ben, Minturn, Colorado and Margie Slagle and husband Scott, Katy, Texas; her brother, Melvin Hines and wife Florence, Spearville; 2 sisters, Mary Jane Stramel, Spearville and Marcy Griffin, Spearville; 17 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her parents.
Vigil service will be 7:00 pm Monday, July 17, 2017 at Sacred Heart Cathedral, 901 Central Ave., Dodge City. Funeral Mass will be 11:00 am Tuesday at Sacred Heart Cathedral with Fr. Aneesh Parappanattu presiding. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Dodge City. Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at Ziegler Funeral Chapel, Dodge City.
The family suggests memorials to the Sacred Heart School Endowment or The FUSE Foundation both in care of Ziegler Funeral Chapel, 1901 N. 14th Ave., Dodge City, Kansas 67801. Condolences may be sent to www.zieglerfuneralchapel.com