Lawrence J. Jock Sr., age 85, of Berlin, died Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin.
He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and was the son of the late John and Florence Jock.
Larry graduated from South Philadelphia High School in 1952 and then enlisted with the Navy from 1952 to 1954.
He was well known as the best dental technician in the New Jersey and Philadelphia area before his retirement. Larry was vice president of everything of the Coastal Fisherman newspaper from 2006 to present. He enjoyed golf and fishing.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Maureen Jock, of Berlin; three sons, Larry Jock and his wife, Mary, of West Ocean City, Tom Jock and his wife, Maria, of West Ocean City and John Jock and his wife, Sue, of Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey; six grandchildren, Larry Jock, III, Melina Rodriguez, Kayla Jock, Thomas Jock, Kaitlyn Jock and Jack Jock; and a great grandson, Travis Jock.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Jock.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Holy Savior Catholic Church on 17th Street in Ocean City. Friends may call an hour before the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Worcester County Humane Society, P.O. Box 48, Berlin, Maryland 21811.
Condolences may be sent by visiting www.bishophastingsfh.com.