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Pete Rokich

September 19, 1936 — August 11, 2016

Pete Rokich

1936 ~ 2016

Our beloved father, grandfather, brother, and friend, Pete Rokich passed away August 11, 2016 in Magna, UT. Pete was born September 19, 1936 in Magna to Paul and Ann Ferkivich Rokich. He married Lolly Christensen November 21, 1959; she passed away May 21, 1996.

Pete retired from Kennecott Copper and then retired as a Salt Lake County Court Baliff. He was a college football enthusiast and an avid Notre Dame fanatic. He enjoyed gardening, trips to Wendover to make football bets, and especially his grandkids.

He is survived by his daughter, Paula (Jay) Martin; son, Pete (Dannette) Rokich; grandkids, Jason (Lisa) Martin, Kelsey Rokich, and Cameron Rokich; brothers, Paul and Nick Rokich. Preceded in death by parents; wife; and siblings, John Rokich, Mike Rokich, Steve Rokich, and Mary Nadeau.

A special thanks to the staff of Cascade Riverwalk for their loving care of dad.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday, August 15, 2016 at Peel Funeral Home, 8525 W. 2700 S., where a visitation will be held 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Private interment. Online condolences: www.peelfuneralhome.com

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to any Hospice group.

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Monday, August 15, 2016

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