Shane Louis Bock

Dec 02, 1959 - Dec 14, 2004

Shane Louis Bock

December 02, 1959 - December 14, 2004


Shane Louis Bock age 45 of Des Moines Iowa and formerly of Maquoketa Iowa died on Tuesday afternoon December 142004.0 at the Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa Iowa following a lengthy illness.A Celebration of His Life will be held at 10:30 A.M. Friday December 172004.0 from the Carson & Son Funeral And Cremation Services in Maquoketa Iowa with Rev. Ruth Ann Scott Chaplain/Celebrant for Carson & Son Funeral And Cremation Services in Maquoketa officiating. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 P.M. on Thursday December 162004.0 from the Carson & Son Funeral And Cremation Services in Maquoketa Iowa. Burial will be in the Mount Hope Cemetery Maquoketa Iowa.Shane Louis Bock was born on December 2 1959 in Maquoketa Iowa to Elmer L. Bock and Gisele J. (Parmentier) Bock. He was a 1978 graduate of Maquoketa Community High School where he was the class Salutatorian. He then attended the University of Iowa and Georgetown University earning a degree in 1982 from the University of Iowa in Political Science with a minor in Economics. He then attended the Drake University Law School and graduated in 1986 with a law degree.Shane first worked as an attorney for Joe Nugent at his private practice for one year. He then began working for the Iowa Supreme Court and later for the Iowa Court of Appeals for a total of 17 years.Shane was a member of the Iowa Bar Association. He loved traveling playing tennis cooking and decorating and watching cooking shows on television. He had a passion for playing the piano and had won the prestigious award as Iowa's Best Piano Player twice. He had also played the clarinet for the University of Iowa's Marching Band while in college.Shane is survived by: his mother- Gisele Bock of Maquoketa IA; 2 aunts- Lois Wurster of Maquoketa IA & Dorothy Jones of Maquoketa IA; & numerous cousins. He was preceded in death by his father- Elmer Bock on May 9 1993.A Shane Louis Bock Memorial Fund has been established.

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