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Albert “Rocky” Rockwell, 79 – US Army Veteran

Albert “Rocky” Rockwell, 79, of Woodbridge, Virginia, passed away October 15, 2021, in Virginia.

Born in Girardville, November 13, 1941, he was the son of the late Albert and Helen Rose Demshock.

Rocky was a graduate of the former Ashland High School, class of 1959, and served in the Korean Conflict with the U.S. Army as an infantryman.

He was employed 40 years for the Federal Government until his retirement. Preceding him in death was a brother Joseph Rockwell.

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Wife: Donna Kelly Rockwell

Son: Todd Rockwell and his companion Ken Ware

Son: Mark Rockwell and his wife Diane

Sister: Betty wife of George Kehoe, Perkasie

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Sister: Diane Seymour, Ashland

Grandson: Brian Rockwell

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Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service, October 26, 2021, at 1 PM, in the Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home, Dale City, VA. Interment will follow at the National Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105. Visit The Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home, Ashland, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.

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