Gary Hocker, 74, of El Paso, passed away at 9:12 p.m. on Thursday, April 1, 2021 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington.
Gary was born January 24, 1947 in Bloomington to Robert E. and Marguerite Jones Hocker.
Survivors include one son, Gregory (K Lynn) Hocker of Houston TX; one daughter, Kari (John) Weirath of Grand Junction, CO; one sister, Nancy (Stephen) Jeffreys of Normal; and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Gary graduated from El Paso High School in the class of 1965. He also graduated from SMU in Dallas and the University of Texas at Austin becoming an architect in 1981. He ran Hocker Architect in El Paso.
A private family service will be held with interment at Evergreen Cemetery in El Paso.
Memorials can be made to the Youth Group at Community Bible Fellowship in El Paso, Christ Community Church in Gridley or Can Do Kids International.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.ruestmanharrisfuneralhome.com.