In loving memory of

John M. Rockwood
October 25, 1965 - September 2, 2019

John M. Rockwood died Monday September 2, 2019 at his home in Collegeville, PA he was 53 years old.

Born in Darby, PA, he was the son of the late Henry M. and Kathryn (nee Muth) Rockwood.

He was a sheet metal worker, employed by the Sheet Metal Workers Union # 19 In Philadelphia.

Mr. Rockwood was a past Active member of the Skippack Fire Co. where he served as Chief Engineer. John enjoyed hanging with his friends.

He is survived by his brother Michael P. Rockwood and his wife Connie of Horsham, Kathleen M. Rockwood of North Wales, Laurie Anne Rockwood of Willow Grove and many nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his sister Dorothy McGowan in 2003.

Relatives and friends may call Saturday September 7, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Anton B. Urban Funeral Home, 1111 S. Bethlehem Pike, Ambler, with a Memorial Service at 11:00 AM. Interment will be Private.

Remembrances in his name to Skippack Fire Company, Active Association 1230 Bridge Rd, Skippack, PA 19473 would be appreciated by the family.

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Robert Robinson wrote on Sep 15, 2019:

"John, was a great guy, and friend, I had lost touch over the years, but,have many fond memories . Prays and condolences to all his family and friends. He?ll be missed. Rob Robinson"

Gerald Leeds wrote on Sep 10, 2019:

"I am sorry I didn't know John but as a fellow UDHS grad I am terribly sorry for your loss. "

Anonymous wrote on Sep 4, 2019:

"Truly hope you are at peace now"