Brian D. Zock, 60, of Warren, PA., died Friday afternoon, November 4, 2016 at UPMC Hamot, Erie, PA., after suffering from surgical complications. He was born January 21, 1956 in Warren, PA. He is the son of James and Velma Beary Zock of Warren, PA.
Brian was a 1974 graduate of Bradford High School and resided most of his life in the Warren area. He was employed as a mechanic for 40+ years with Crossett Trucking. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church and an avid Oakland Raiders fan. Brian’s greatest joy and accomplishment in his life, was the honor and privilege of being a dad and best friend, to his son, Nick.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife of 17 years, Brenda Leichtenberger Zock whom he married October 23, 1999 in Pittsfield, PA., his son, Nicodemus “Nick” B. Zock of Warren, PA., 2 Brothers – Jimmy Zock and his spouse, Tom Kurtzhals of New Smyrna Beach, FL., Vaughn Zock of Jamestown, N.Y., 2 Sisters – Barb Leichtenberger of Bear Lake, PA., Cindy Cox and companion, Dan Keller of New Castle, PA., Mother-in-law, Peggy (Gobs) Leichtenberger of Bear Lake, PA., several Aunts, Uncles, Nieces and Nephews. Brian was preceded in death by his Paternal Grandparents – Steven and Mabel Zock, Maternal Grandparents – Vaughn and Emma Beary, Maternal Step Grandmother – Wilda Beary, father-in-law, Albert Leichtenberger.
Brian’s final requests were that no service or visitation hours be observed. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Warren Area High School Food Pantry, 345 E. 5th Avenue, Warren, PA. 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with final arrangements.