A graveside service with Police Honors will be held on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the Gridley–Biggs Cemetery for Gary D. Prock, 60. Gary passed away on January 29, 2013 in Chico.
He was born on March 16,1952 in Lubbock, Texas to Roscoe and Madeleine Prock. Gary attended Gridley Schools. He later attended Butte College and received an AA degree in Administration of Justice. Gary worked at Sears in Las Vegas, doing repair work, and later worked at Timet in Henderson, Nevada performing various duties in the production of Titanium, and also Molycorp/Unocal in Mountain Pass, California. There he was a working Foreman responsible for production of quality control of rare earth products. Gary started as a Police Officer with the Gridley Police Department at the age of 19. He later went to work for the Westminster Police Department, and later went to work as a Deputy in the San Bernardino Sheriff's Department. When he was not working, Gary enjoyed fishing, camping and working in his yard.
He is survived by his mother Madeleine, brother Ron, his four children, two grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his father Roscoe, brother Daniel who died in Vietnam. numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements are under the direction of Brusie Funeral Home. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.brusiefh.com