May 11, 1975 ~ February 2, 2005
Sean Lee Brock, Captain USMC, a lifetime resident of Redondo Beach, CA was killed on 02 FEB 2005 @ 1904 while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in the Al Anbar province of Iraq.
He served his country with distinction for 12 years, both enlisted & commisioned with the Marines serving a tour in Afganistan and 2 tours in Iraq. He was also stationed at Pensacola, Camp Pendleton, and Okinawa, Japan in his military career.
Sean and Rayme, his fraternal twin, were born at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Torrance, CA. Sean was 29 and looked forward to celebrating his 30th birthday on May 11th.
Left to mourn his passing is his beloved wife Heather(Rens) Brock, Lieutenant USN, currently stationed in Okinawa, Japan, his mother Anita Brock, twin Rayme Brock, & sisters Kelly Brock & Ivy Blesser-Liby of Redondo Beach. He was greatly loved by his grandmother, Margaret Espelin, grandparents Joe & Phyllis Russo and many nieces, nephews & friends.
Sean is best remembered for his love for scuba diving, the outdoors, personal challenges, non-fiction reading and unyielding love for life.
Sean had a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and a Master's of Science in Administration. He was currently working on a Doctorate in Public Policy & Administration and a second Master's in International Relations. He also found time to share his love for politics by teaching college courses in American Government and History.
He inspired others around him to do more with their lives by living his life with honor and uncompromising principles. He shared dreams with his wife of serving in the Peace Corps, the U.S. State Department, traveling the world and raising children together.
Funeral Services will be held Friday, Feb. 11 at 10:00 A.M. at the Neighborhood Church of Palos Verdes, 415 Paseo del Mar in Palos Verdes. Full Military Honors will be held immediately following with procession to the Angels Gate Park in San Pedro. A reception will follow at Fort McArthur.
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