February 26, 1925 ~ February 15, 2009
ROHLINGER, Joseph R.
February 26, 1925 - February 15, 2009
Joseph Rohlinger was born in Omaha, Nebraska and attended high school at Father Flanagan's Boys Town. From there he served in WW II in the U.S. Marine Corps and saw action on Iwo Jima where he received the Purple Heart. He then went to Loyola University in Los Angeles receiving his Finance degree . After graduation, Joe worked at Hughes Aircraft Company for 38 years. His favorite times were those spent with his family and attending sports events, especially football games. He was an avid reader and enjoyed discussing world events. Joe is survived by his wife,
Jean, of 56 years, his four children, Nancy (Larry) Davis, Patricia Rohlinger, Karen (Jeff) McHenry, and George (Linda) Rohlinger and six grandchildren, Spenser, Eric, Kathryn, Nicole, Claire, and Kyle. Visitation (5-9pm) and Rosary (7pm) on Friday the 20th at Rice Mortuary. Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, February 21st, 10:00 am. at St Lawrence Martyr Church in Redondo Beach. Donations can be made to Boys Town, Omaha, Nebraska.
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