Rocky A. Hanshaw 1954-2013

ROCHESTER, Pa. – Rocky Allen Hanshaw, 58, of Rochester, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at his home.

He was born Nov. 4, 1954, in Niles, and was the son of the late Mason Holbrook Sr. and Gaye Sparks.

Rocky was a member of the Old Erie F&AM Lodge 3 and the VFW of Niles.

Surviving are his wife, Lisa Hanshaw; a son, Lucas (Breann McGrath) Hanshaw; daughters, Amanda (Brent Owens) Hanshaw, Kathryn (Jason) Alfonso and Kristie (Jason) Caldwell; grandchildren, Divinity Owens, Peyton McGrath, Angelina Persud, Jasmine and Jaxson Alphonso, Jason, Jayden and Kennedy Caldwell; brothers, Mason Holbrook Jr., Marvin Hanshaw and Dale Moore; sisters, Debbie Jusczak, Peggy Cercone, Robin Holbrook, Tracy McCullough, Gina Holbrook, Linda Holbrook, Vicki Strock, Kim Culver and Veronica Aiosa; and his stepmother, Marilyn Holbrook.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepfather, Victor Sparks; and a sister, Karen Holbrook.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Todd Funeral Home, 340 Third St., Beaver, Pa., where a funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday by the Rev. Bill Blume of the Faith 2 Faith Church in Rochester.

Interment will follow in Beaver Cemetery.

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