Robert Procok, 93, of Cedar Rapids, died Feb. 29, 2012, at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy following a short illness. Funeral services were held March 3 at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home. Burial was at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Bob was born March 27, 1918, in Cedar Rapids, the son of Peter and Christina (Trachta) Procok. He was united in marriage to Caryl Rosalie Kurtz on Nov. 3, 1939, in Cedar Rapids. He served his country honorably in the United States Navy during World War II. He worked at both Butternut and Sunbeam bakeries, and later was a supervisor for several years at Cryovac. He was a member of Sharon United Methodist Church.
Local survivors include Kori Smith-Wesner and Amy Goldsberry, both of Ely.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations in Bob’s honor be made to the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha.
Please leave a message, tribute or memory to Bob’s family on the website www.cedarmemorial.com under obituaries.