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Obituary:Clinton Rockwell Jr

Clinton Alvord Rockwell Jr.

Mar. 12, 1914 – Dec. 30, 2011

Clinton Rockwell Jr., 97, of El Centro passed away Friday, December 30.

He was born March 12, 1914 in Wheatland, Wyoming. Clinton served with the Navy Seabees for 3 years and served in World War II. Following his service, he went on to work as a mechanical engineer for Great Western Sugar Factory in Colorado. He continued on to Rio Grand Railroad before going to work for Martin Merietta. He worked for Martin Merietta for 15 years before retiring in 1966. Clinton was later married to Marion Gay Rockwell on March 11, 2000 in Laughlin, NV.

He was preceded in death by Leonea and Clinton A. Rockwell.

Clinton is survived by his wife, Marion Rockwell; son, Clinton A. Rockwell III; grandsons, Jeffery Scot, and Paul Rockwell; great-grand- children, Abigale Rockwell, and Clinton Rockwell; stepdaughters, Catherine (Bob) Bogart, and Patricia (Tony) Avalos; stepsons, Anthony C. (Michelle) Martinez, and Steven V. (Renee) Martinez; and stepgrandchildren, Catherine and Sahara.

No services will be held.


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