Arthur T. "Art" Stokrocki
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POUGHKEEPSIE - Arthur T. "Art" Stokrocki, 86, of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away on August 9, 2014 in Vassar Brothers Medical Center. He was born on October 27, 1927 in Poughkeepsie, NY, the son of William & Stasia Popadaniec Stokrocki. He was a graduate of Poughkeepsie high School and was a W.W.II U.S. Navy Veteran. Art married his High School sweetheart, Jeannette Cortopassi on October 29, 1950 in Mt. Carmel Church in Poughkeepsie, NY. She survives at home. They were together for 63 years of wonderful times, traveling extensively to Italy, Poland, the Virgin Islands and many other destinations. He was a manger at IBM in Poughkeepsie and retired after 33 years in 1985. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. Art and Jeannette were blessed with very caring nieces and nephews from the Streck, Bertolozzi, Pedreschi and Occhialino families. Art is also survived by many great nieces ,nephews and cousins here and in Poland and Italy. He will be missed by his many good friends. Art will be missed by all who were also blessed to have Art and Jeannette as their mentor, confidant and loving surrogate parents. Visitation will be Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 4-8 PM at the Wm. G. Miller & Son F.H., Inc., 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. A Mass Of Christian Burial will held Wednesday at Mt. Carmel Church, 9 Mill St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 at 9:30AM. Burial with Military Honors will follow in the family plot in St. Peter's Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations to: Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, PO Box 4777, Grand Central Station, New York, NY 10163-4777. If you wish to send an online condolence please visit our webpage at www.wmgmillerfuneralhome.com
William G Miller & Son Funeral Home Inc
371 Hooker Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal on Aug. 12, 2014