ROBSTOWN – Joseph Dale Rokohl, age 69, passed into his eternal heavenly home on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at his home in Robstown, Texas.
He was born in Alice, Texas on October 7, 1948 to Madeline and Oscar Rokohl.
He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. He was a member of St. John of the Cross Catholic Church in Orange Grove. He retired from OxyChem after 22 years and enjoyed raising cattle and participating with Palito Amor Cooking Team during Pioneer Days in Orange Grove; and he loved his dogs, Poncha and Pepe.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his daughter, Jeannie Phillips, and a brother, Henry Rokohl.
Joe Dale will always be remembered by his loving wife of 32 years, Clelleen Rokohl of Robstown; six children, Kimberly McDuffie of Orange Grove, Josh (Tiffany) Rokohl of Prosper, Texas, Jennifer (Randall) Eulenfeld of Sandia, Justin (Katheryne) Pressley of Sandia, Joyce Clelleen (David) Smith of White Sands, New Mexico, and Cameron Scott (Jennifer) Phillips of Bulgaria; eighteen grandchildren, Jessica, Tyler, Shelbi, Emily, Gavin, Jackson, Conner, Hailey, Emma, Kalah, Ty, Hudson, Nathan, Caden, Micah, Benjamin, Kaytlyn, and Austin; one great-grandchild, Amitiel; one sister, June Rokohl of Corpus Christi and two brothers, Bruce Rohohl of Corpus Christi and Don (Kim) Rokohl of Orange Grove as well as many cherished friends.
Visitation will be held on Monday, April 30, 2018 beginning at 6:00 p.m. with a Holy Rosary to be held at 7:00 p.m. at Holmgreen Mortuary in Alice.
Funeral Mass will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at St. John of the Cross Catholic Church in Orange Grove.
Interment will follow at St. John of the Cross Cemetery in Orange Grove.
Arrangements are entrusted to Holmgreen Mortuary, 2061 E. Main St., Alice, Texas.
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