George C. Rohrich Jr., 78, passed away peacefully Sunday morning, January 5, 2020 at his residence surrounded by family.
George was born August 22, 1941 in Linton, ND to George and Rose (Kraft) Rohrich. He attended West Fargo High School and later served in the army until 1962. George married Janice Felix on April 16, 1963 in Moorhead, MN. They made their home together in Fargo, ND welcoming three children in the years following. George received his degree from Hanson’s Automotive Technical School. George held various automotive and mechanical related jobs and had a love for classic cars, in particular the 1958 Chevy Impala. George’s life was built on a foundation of hard work, loyalty, and above all else his love for his family.
George is survived by his wife, Janice; children, Jeffery Rohrich, Michelle Rohrich (Shane Tessier), and Shane (Leslie) Rohrich; grandchildren, Travis (Andrea), Laykin, Lacey, Taylor, Colton, Haley, Macoy; three great grandchildren; and siblings, “Betty” Elizabeth (Charles) Decker Klocke, Loretta Harding, William (Karen) Rohrich; and sister in law, Mary Rohrich.
George is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Leo Rohrich.