Daily Gazette, Schenectady, N.Y., December 5, 2001 SCHENECTADY - Services were held for George D. Rocco, 80, of Garden Grove, Calif., formerly of Schenectady, who died Nov. 28 at the home of his son in Garden Grove. Born and educated in Schenectady, lived in Schenectady until April 1950, when he moved to Garden Grove. Former communicant of St. Anthony's Roman Catholic Church, member of St. Polycarp Catholic Church in Garden Grove. Survivors include his wife, Vera Mandaro Rocco, whom he married in 1945; three sons, John and Thomas Rocco, both of Garden Grove, and Anthony Rocco of Yorktown, Ind.; two brothers, Nicholas Rocco of Schenectady and Anthony "Red" Rocco of Stamford, Conn. Burial in Garden Grove. N. Rossi & Sons Funeral Home.