Emil R. Feiock passed away on December 23, 2012 in Lodi at the age of 94. Born in Eureka, SD, to Gottleib and Mary Feiock, he has lived the past 56 years in Lodi where he worked as a Fabrications specialist, and also worked for several years with his son Roger. His legacy is one of hard work and pride in craftsmanship.
He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family – especially his grandchildren.
Emil is preceded in death by his grandson Mark Donahue, his parents, 2 brothers and a sister. He is survived by his beloved wife of 72 years Frieda Feiock, children: Shirley Lockhart (Ross) of Stockton, Robert "Bob" Feiock (Jennifer) of Lodi, Roger Feiock (Cathi) of Acampo, Sandra Mann of Stockton and Sharon Donahue (Steve) of Stockton, a sister Lorraine Veil of Seattle, 11 grandchildren, 23 great grand children, 7 great-great grandchildren and 4 great-great-great grandchildren.
Family and friends may attend a memorial service at 11 am on Friday, December 28, 2012 at Vinewood Community Church 1900 W. Vine St. in Lodi. Visitation will take place from 2-8 pm Thursday December 27, 2012 at Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home 831 Industrial Way, Lodi. Cherokee Memorial Park and Funeral Home is honored to serve the Feiock family. Please sign the online guestbook at www.cherokeememorial.com