Obituary photo of David Bockrath, Dayton-OH
In Loving Memory of

David "Cork/Boomer" Bockrath

1944 - 2019
Obituary photo of David Bockrath, Dayton-OH
In Loving Memory of

David "Cork/Boomer" Bockrath

1944 - 2019

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Monday, January 28, 2019 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer - North Dayton Chapel
4104 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH  45424
937-235-1000
Service:
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 10:00am
Newcomer - North Dayton Chapel
4104 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH  45424
937-235-1000
Interment:
Dayton National Cemetery
David "Cork/Boomer" Bockrath life story
Newcomer - North Dayton Chapel (937-235-1000) is assisting the family
David "Cork/Boomer" Bockrath Life story video
David Paul "Cork" "Boomer" Bockrath, age 74 of Dayton, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at the Dayton VA Medical Center. He was born December 7, 1944 in Dayton, Ohio to the late Frank and Evelyn Bockrath.

Cork served as a paramedic in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War where he received the Bronze Star. Throughout the years, Cork worked for Ohio Bell and on the oil rigs as a commercial deep sea diver in New Orleans for Taylor Diving. He returned to Ohio and became a paramedic and Fireman for the City of Dayton, retiring in 2012.

Cork enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing golf, and was a member of the Dayton Ski Club and the Shamrock Club.

Cork will be missed by his two brothers, Dennis (Shea) Bockrath and Randy (Debbie) Bockrath; aunt, Joan Bockrath; nephew, Logan; niece, Alicia; and many cousins.

Family will receive friends Monday, January 28, 2019 from 5-8 p.m. at Newcomer North Chapel, 4104 Needmore Rd., Dayton, where the funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, January 29, 2019. Burial to follow the service at the Dayton National Cemetery.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Monday, January 28, 2019 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer - North Dayton Chapel
4104 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH  45424
937-235-1000
Service:
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 10:00am
Newcomer - North Dayton Chapel
4104 Needmore Road
Dayton, OH  45424
937-235-1000
Interment:
Dayton National Cemetery
David "Cork/Boomer" Bockrath life story
Newcomer - North Dayton Chapel (937-235-1000) is assisting the family

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