Garland Ray “Dale” Brock

{July 7, 1942 - September 7, 2014}

Garland Ray (Dale) Brock, 72, of Gorin, MO, died Sunday, September 7, 2014 at his home.

He was born July 7, 1942 in Kansas to Harold and Sadie (McIntosh) Brock.

Dale moved to Gorin in 2005, and on May 26, 2005, he was married to Patricia Petrisch , his companion since 1988, in the Scotland County Courthouse by Judge Karl DeMarce.

Dale enjoyed fishing and playing cards and games. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Preceding him in death were his parents and one brother, Edward Brock.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Brock of Gorin, MO; three daughters, Teresa Pendergrast and husband Donnie of Alabama, Melissa Bisbey and husband Bob and Amy Serra and husband Glen, both of Florida; two sons, David Brock and Timothy Brock and wife Mary, both of Florida; two stepsons, Kevin Nicholson and wife Katie of Maryland and Frank Nicholson of Gorin, MO; five grandchildren, Jessica Schwartz and husband Barry, Nicole Ward and husband Joshua, Renee Charney and husband Robert, Richard Hoffman, and Amanda Hoffman; two stepgrandchildren, Becca and Michael Nicholson; three greatgrandchildren, Gabriel, Zachary and Austin Charney; and his beloved pets, his dog, CoCo and his cats, Spooky and Tiger.

A family Celebration of Life will be held at a later date in Florida.

Memorials in memory of Dale Brock may be made to Hospice.

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  1. I work at Scotland County Rural Water and always enjoyed visiting with Garland when he came in to pay his bill. Sorry for your loss

    Comment by Leslie Clark on September 8, 2014 at 1:01 pm
  2. We always enjoyed visiting with Garland. Sorry to hear of his passing away.

    Comment by Doc Wiggins & Wanda Parrish on September 8, 2014 at 5:56 pm
  3. My heart aches for the loss of my grandpa. He went above and beyond to show that he cared for me and my family. I will miss “what’s for dinner” and “tell your old man to duck”. The world is a sad place without him. He will never be forgotten. I love you Grandpa always and forever!

    Comment by Renee Charney on September 8, 2014 at 8:34 pm
  4. Sorry about your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time.

    Comment by Jeanette Jones on September 9, 2014 at 1:09 am

    Comment by Connie tunget on October 31, 2014 at 1:24 am
  6. Garland I love you and I will always miss you. Rest in peace my sweet baby brother. Your loving sister

    Comment by Connie tunget on October 31, 2014 at 10:50 am
  7. Rest in peace Uncle Garland you will be missed and I love you very much! Your loving Neice, Kathy.

    Comment by Kathy Tunget Neal on November 2, 2014 at 6:13 pm
  8. I will miss you!
    My prayers go out to his families!!
    Your nephew paul tunget

    Comment by Paul Tunget on November 2, 2014 at 6:27 pm

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