Maurice E. "Brock" Brockman

Friday, September 7, 2007

Maurice E. "Brock" Brockman, 85, of Bloomington recently passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2007 away at his home.

Born in Alexandria, he was the son of Lova and Charles Brockman.

He was a lifelong lover of learning, starting with George Williams College and concluding his education at Christian Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity. In 1973, he was ordained an elder with the United Methodist Church.

He was a World War II veteran and serves as an administrative director at Mount Vernon from 1952 to 1967.

He served as a pastor at Pl ainfield, Centerville, Fort Branch, Indianapolis, and Bloomfield from where he retired in 1987.

He served as the director at Camp Letts and Tapawingo.

He was involved in many community and volunteer organizations, most recently with the American Council for the Blind.

Survivors include: his sister, Estella Schacht; a son, David E. Brockman; a daughter, Teresa Littrell; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

He donated his body to the Indianapolis University Medical Center. A memorial service in celebration of his life will be held November 3, 2007, at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, Bloomington.

Arrangements are being handled by Nathan Butler Funeral Home of Worthington.