Age 85, lifelong Riverside County resident. Entered Into Eternal Rest on September 25, 2018 in Riverside, CA. Born October 7, 1932 in Indio, CA, Marcos “Mark” was the beloved son of Harry Rocha and Mary Salgado. After his high school graduation, he enlisted in the United States Navy on June 26, 1951. He served during the Korean War and was awarded several awards for his honorable service, eventually separating on June 16, 1955 from Long Beach, CA. After his military service, Mark worked as a tool manufacturer in the aircraft industry for over thirty years, with Rohr Industries.
Mark will be deeply missed by his loving children: Thomas, David and Nancy; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild; as well as by many other family members and friends. He now joins his beloved late wife Esther, his cherished son, Marcos Jr. and a sister Vicky in Eternity.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, October 12, 2018 beginning at 9:30AM at East Hills Community Church located at 20660 Orange Terrace Pkwy. Riverside, CA 92518. Interment with Full Military Honors is set for 11AM in Riverside National Cemetery 22495 Van Buren Blvd. Riverside, CA 92518.