Robert Howard Morck
August 31, 1934 – January 8, 2020
Robert H. Morck (Bob), 85, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 after a long illness. He was born on August 31, 1934 in Stamford, Conn. He is survived bu his High School sweetheart, Florence Davis Morck, daughter Cheryl Hill (Steve), son Rob Morck (Jenny), three brothers, 2 sisters, 11 grandchildren and 4 great-grandsons. He is predeceased by son Chris Morck. In 1962 he moved his family to Downey, Ca. and partnered with his father in a small business. He later joined the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept. and was a young deputy during the L.A. riots. His career led him to the Homicide Bureau where he served for 26 years. Bob had two cases which were published in Detective Magazine. He received a prestigious award from the Chief Postal Inspector for excellence in administration of justice. Detective Sergeant Morck had a colorful career. He retired in 1990 and had a home in Stallion Springs, Tehachapi built in the Horsethief Country Club. After working in the Pro Shop of the golf course and enjoying the golf, people and beautiful surroundings for 12 years, the Morck's moved to Sun Lakes in Banning and continued golfing and social activities. Bob Morck had a great sense of humor and loved having a good time. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steeler fan. The Morck's traveled all over the world until illness prevented it. Bob was a great husband, good father and grandfather and treasured his friends. He will be missed by all whose life he touched.
Services for Bob will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 11am at St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Church 1234 Palm Ave., Beaumont, CA.
St Kateri Catholic Church
1234 Palm Ave