Hockin, Larry H., McAllen, Texas, Formerly of Farwell , Michigan

Passed away unexpectedly on Monday February 15, 2010 at the McAllen Medical Center in McAllen, Texas. Age 77 years.  Larry was born Sept. 18, 1932 in Flint, Michigan to William and Elizabeth Hockin.  He graduated from Flint Central High School in 1950.  Larry proudly served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict from 1951-1953.  Upon return he attended Central Michigan University where he received a B.S. in Secondary Education. He was married to Myrna Anne Summerhays on July 12, 1958 in Durand, MI.  He is survived by his wife Myrna of McAllen; children Scott (Laurie) Hockin of Bloomfield, NY, Kellie (Brian) Renner of Farwell, MI and Kipp (Lisa) Hockin of Chapel Hill, TN; 5 grandchildren: Joshua Hockin; Ashleigh and Jordan Renner and Zachary and Emily Hockin. A sister-in-law, Mona Ault of Saginaw, MI; brother in-laws Delbert Jenkins of Essexville, MI and Gerald (Lynne) Summerhays of Fairfield Glen, TN.  Also a special family Keith, Kris and Casey Patterson of Lake City, MI. Larry was predeceased by his parents Bill and Elizabeth Hockin and sister Bonnie Jenkins of Essexville, MI.  Per Larry’s wishes cremation has taken place.  Memorial services are being planned for a later date.  Cards of condolence may be sent to 201 S. Taylor Road., #46, McAllen, TX 78501.