Gerald Leroy Smock, age 82, passed away peacefully September 23rd, 2021. He was born September 19th, 1939, in Los Angeles, California, to Raymond and Alvina Smock.
Gerald was a Private First Class in the Army. He earned his bachelor's degree. He worked as a police officer for thirty years and retired as a Sergeant. Gerald loved fishing and boating, but most of all, he loved his Jeep. He loved off-roading, and he knew the desert like the back of his hand.
Gerald is survived by his wife, Linda Smock of Lake Havasu City, Arizona; sons, Steve Smock of La Merada, California, and Jason Smock of Buena Park, California; brother, Maurice Lee Smock of Portland, Oregon, and eight grandchildren.
Gerald was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Alvina Smock; and his daughter, Mendy Vitolo.
Arrangements were placed in the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home and Crematory.
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