William Henry Rookus, 76, passed away Friday, December 30, 2011. Born on June 14, 1935, in Warsaw, New York, he was the son of the late Peter and Catherine Rookus. He enjoyed playing the guitar and harmonica, singing, playing pool, and old cars and trucks.
He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Virginia Louise Rookus; three daughters, Terry Rookus Mathieson and her husband, Bobby, and their sons, Bobby, Jr. and Danny, Catherine Doe and her husband, Paul, and their son Brandon and daughter, Stephanie and her husband, Scott, and Mary Rookus Everard and her daughter, Alex.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 4th from 7-9 p.m. at Family Choice Funerals & Cremations, 5401 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach, with a graveside service on Thursday, January 5th at 2 p.m. at Princess Anne Memorial Park, 1110 Great Neck Road, Virginia Beach.
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He served his country in the Navy. Thank you, Mr. Rookus, for your service to our country.Send FlowersPlant a Tree