Deceased Name: Rocklyn Andrew 'Rocky' Hamilton
Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN) - March 9, 2009
Services for Rocklyn Andrew "Rocky" Hamilton , 83, Logansport, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday in Marocco Funeral Chapel.
He passed away at 8:56 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2009, at his son's residence in Logansport.
Born Sept. 8, 1925, in Pottsville, Pa., he was the son of the late George and Dorothy Warner Hamilton . He was married to Zelda Snowden, and she preceded in death in 2007.
Rocky retired from Exide in 1988 after 25 years. He was an avid Notre Dame and Chicago Bears fan, and he also enjoyed metal detecting, treasure hunting and his cats.
Survivors include sons, Rocky W. Hamilton and wife, Jean Ann, Walton, Randy A. Hamilton and wife, Robin, Logansport, Leland G. Hamilton and companion, Susie Hollis, Royal Center, Gordon J. Hamilton and wife, Gwen, Logansport, Stuart D. Hamilton and wife, Barbara, Galveston, Garland F. Hamilton , Burlington, Forrest C. Hamilton and wife, Jackie, Walton, Monty J. Hamilton and wife, Theresa, Logansport, and Alvin G. Hamilton and companion, Robyn Kline, Galveston; daughters, Roselyn A. Sandy and husband, Mike, Logansport, Marlynn A. Zartman and husband, Ron, Milford, and Berdetta M. Hamilton , Logansport; brother, Wayne L. Hamilton , Logansport; 29 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by daughter, Rhonda Ellen Hamilton .
Pastor Jeff Strite will officiate the service, and burial will be in Crooked Creek Cemetery, Royal Center.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Cass County Animal Shelter.
Online condolences may be made to the Hamilton family at www.maroccofc.com