John Wayne Bockman, 53, Leavenworth, Kan. passed away Monday, April 1, 2013 at Cushing Memorial Hospital.
John was born December 9,1959 the son of Harold W. and Carol (Bieber) Bockman. On April 30,1983 he married Marla J. Werner.
He is survived by his wife, Marla J. Bockman, three children, Ryan Bockman (Bobbi), Michael Bockman (Jennifer) and Jesse Bockman (Blair), 6 grandchildren, Michael, Graycie, Owen, Aubrey, Khloe and Cameron, his mother, Carol, two sisters, Wanda and Jeanne, many nieces, nephews and family members.
John served in the United States Army for six years. Following his military service he went to work for the United States Federal Penitentiary in Leavenworth for 22 years.
He was a member of Rock of Ages Lutheran Church (WELS), Kansas City, Mo. He greatly enjoyed spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the Davis Funeral Chapel, followed by a memorial service at 11:00 a.m. Saturday.
Memorial contributions may be given to Rock of Ages Lutheran Church, 4005 NW Barry Rd., Kansas City, Mo. 64154 or to Nebraska Evangelical Lutheran High School in Waco, Nebraska. Condolences may sent to www.davisfuneralchapelinc.com