Philip Nicholas Rocco, 68, born July 10, died on Jan. 26. He is survived by his son Adam, daughter Rebecca, and siblings Grace, George, Frances, and Margaret as well as many nieces and nephews.
Robert Hardin Thomas, 71, born Aug. 23, died on Jan. 26.
Michael James Shinskie, 40, born Jan. 14, died on Jan. 27. Mike is survived by his wife, Trang Palmer; his mother and stepfather, David and Peggy Tinkey; his sister Katherine Tinkey and his brother-in-law Chris Daniels; his father Edward Shinskie Jr.; his maternal grandparents Gale and Marilyn Taylor; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Pauline Dorothy Harris, 93, born Nov. 8, died on Jan. 27. She is survived by her daughters, Charlotte Brautigam and Judy Schatte. Grandchildren Angela Lucas, Matthew Brautigam, Mallory Chaney, Amanda Shaw and Justin Shaw. Great-Grandchildren Cameron and Rebecca Lucas; Beau, Brynnley, and Brylee Brautigam; Trenton Carpenter and Clayton Chaney.
Charles Herman Meyer Jr., 95, born Oct. 1, died on Jan. 28. He is survived by sons Ray Meyer (Janet), Wayne Meyer (Sheila), Keith Meyer; his sisters Gloria Breazeale and Ruth Lawther (Milton). Charlie was blessed with 8 grandchildren, Brent (Susan), Grant (Tamara), Audrey, Ashley (Cody), Trey, Alan (Rose), Timothy, Melissa; and 9 great-grandchildren, Jessie, Logan, Cash, Sunday, Caleb, Chloe, Colten, Cameron and Caden.
Maria Concepcion Alvarado, 91, born Mar. 24, died on jan. 28 in Houston, Texas.
Leonard Rudolph Billimek, 90, born April 2, died on Jan. 29. He is survived by his daughter Carol Poenisch and husband Terry; son James Billimek; his only grandchild Jenna Berry and husband Mike and sister Rosemary; and preceded in death by two brothers, Edgar and Ewald and three sisters, Agnes, Elsie and Pauline.
Yolanda Macias-Heiney, 60, born April 30, died on Jan. 31. She is survived by her husband Steve E. Heiney and her son Andrew S. Heiney; her siblings Mike Macias, Irene Vasquez, Roland Macias, and Hector Macias; and her nieces Jessica Walker, Rachelle Vasquez, and Neomi Macias.
Barnard Leon Klotz, 74, born May 19, died on Jan. 31. He is survived by his wife, Mitzy Klotz; his children, Barnard Klotz, Jr. (Ben) and his wife Michele, Roman Jakubas and his wife Leslie, and Adrian Jakubas; grandchildren, Rebecca Klotz, Briana Klotz, Ben Curtis Klotz, Maksym Jakubas, Mila Jakubas, and Alina Jakubas; siblings, John Klotz and wife Patricia, Patrick Klotz and wife Audrey, Sharon Menefee and husband John, and Gale Parker.