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Obituary (TX): Ms. Mary (Thomas J. Wojciechowski '69)

Posted on 09/04/2018

Mary Rockett, 66, of Houston died on Friday, August 24, 2018. Ms. Rockett was born in Houston, TX on September 8, 1951 to Ervin Franklyn Rockett and Merle Burns Rockett.

She enjoyed her long career as a Certified Professional Landman both independently and for various oil and gas companies in the Houston area. She was a longtime member of the American Association of Petroleum Landmen (AAPL) .She loved flower gardening, and earned a Master Gardener Certification. The two joys of her life were gourmet cooking, and her miniature schnauzer, Dudley.

She is survived by her husband Thomas J. Wojciechowski: her sisters, Janet Rockett Graham (Randy), Deborah Rockett Pilkington, and Nancy Rockett: beloved nieces and nephews; Gregory Graham, Miranda Graham Richter, Garrett Graham, Elizabeth Rockett, and her great niece Josephine Richter.

The family will gather for a private memorial service at a later date.

Published in Houston Chronicle on Sept. 2, 2018