Meadville Tribune

December 19, 2013

Alvin A. Shrock

Meadville Tribune

CONNEAUT LAKE — Alvin A. Shrock, 65, of Conneaut Lake, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at Meadville Medical Center.

He was born June 30, 1948, in Hartstown, a son of Alvin M. and Susie Ann Miller Shrock. He had been married to Patricia Walker.

Alvin was owner of Shrock Construction Company, Conneaut Lake, which served the community for more than 40 years by providing new construction, remodeling, concrete and masonry work.  In addition, he drove tractor-trailer for numerous years.

Alvin enjoyed hunting, fishing and bowling, including being a team sponsor as well as sponsoring other local youth sports teams, camping trips, doing puzzles, but most especially spending time with his loving family as well as his dogs.

He was of the Methodist faith.

Survivors include three sons, Doug Shrock and his wife, Kelly, of Hartstown, Daniel Shrock and his wife, Chasity, of Hartstown, and David Shrock and his wife, Charity, of Hadley; his father, Alvin M. Shrock of New York; nine grandchildren, Kiersten, Erika, Kylie, Cerena, Brittany, Brooke, Kelsey, Nicole, and Kolton; a great-granddaughter, Kailynne; two sisters, Barbara Hochstetler of Fredonia and Leah Troyer of Fredonia; seven brothers, Daniel Shrock of Wellsville, N.Y., Joseph Shrock of Conneaut Lake, Monroe Shrock of Espyville, Raymond Shrock of Avoca, N.Y., Robert Shrock of Jamestown, John Shrock of Prattsburgh, N.Y. and Lester Shrock; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Ann Shrock.

Calling hours will be Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Waid-Coleman Funeral Home, 12422 Conneaut Lake Road, Conneaut Lake.

A funeral service will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. William Rogers, pastor of High Street Community Church, officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Waid-Coleman Funeral Home, 12422 Conneaut Lake Road, Conneaut Lake, PA 16316, the American Heart Assn., 823 Filmore Ave., Erie, PA 16505, or the American Diabetes Assn., 300 Penn Center Blvd., Suite 602, Pittsburgh, PA 15235.

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