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Obituaries

Obituaries

Beate Mocek 1962 - 2010 Lawrence

Paid family tribute

Funeral services for Dr. Beate Mocek, 48, Lawrence, will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. A memorial service is being planned later in Krefeld, Germany.
She died July 8, 2010, at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kansas. She had moved to Lawrence in January of 2008.
She was born March 16, 1962, in Krefeld-Uerdingen, Germany, the daughter of Horst-Manfred Mocek and Lieselotte Coers.
Dr. Mocek was a Research Associate with the Geology Department for the University of Kansas.
She was a member of Deutsche Mineralogische Gesellschaft, Geological Society of America and Geochem-ical Society.
She married Dr. Andreas Möller on July 31, 1998, in Sydney, Australia. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include her parents, of Krefeld, Germany, and a sister, Renate Arnold of Oerlinghausen, Germany.
In lieu of flowers, the family is establishing a memorial scholarship in Germany and donations at this point may be sent in care of the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent www.warrenmcelwain.com.

This information was provided to the Journal-World as a paid tribute.