Chapel of the Highlands
194 Millwood Drive
Millbrae, CA 94030
(650) 588-5116
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Joseph Edward "Eddie" Bockman
Resident of Millbrae
Eddie passed away at home on September 29, 2011. He was 91.
He is survived by his nephew, Gary Bockman and his companion Ruth E. Bennison of Millbrae.
He was a native of Santa Ana and was a well-known and admired baseball player who later scouted for the Philadelphia Phillies and Florida Marlins. Seventeen players he scouted went into the major league and he was in several Halls of Fame.
At his request, there will be no funeral services. Private interment will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale. There will be public celebrations of his life both in the Bay Area and Southern California at a later date. No flowers, please. Any memorial contributions should be sent to the Professional Baseball Scouts Foundation, 5010 N. Parkway Calabasas, Ste. 201, Calabasas, CA 91302.
Chapel of the Highlands, Millbrae
(650) 588-5116

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Oct. 2, 2011
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