On Sunday, August 21, 2022, William “Bill” John Hrachovina “Rocky”, loving husband, father of two and grandfather of three, passed away at the age of 71. Bill was born February 10, 1951 in Dayton, OH to Frank and Theresa (Orosz) Hrachovina. He graduated from Kiser High School in 1971. In 1988 he married the love of his life, Cynthia Carol Belle Isle. They raised two children William “Willie” John Hrachovina Jr and Elizabeth Ann (Hrachovina) Smith.
Rocky was very active. He loved to smoke meat, fish, bowl, roller skate, travel, build computers, collect coins, take photos, and being a Parrot Head. He loved his family and was their biggest supporter. He was an exquisite wood worker who took pride in all of his projects.
Bill was preceded by his mother, father, and two older brothers Tom and Daniel. He is survived by his wife Cynthia, two children Willie and Elizabeth (Zachary Smith), grand children Alora, Waverly, and Evander, sisters Mary Ellen, Diana, Marilyn and Tamara, and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be at 10 am on Saturday August 27, 2022 at Altmeyer Funeral Home Denbigh Chapel, 12893 Jefferson Ave. Newport News, Va 23608. There will be a “live stream” of the service for those unable to attend available at www.altmeyerfh.com under his obituary page. The service video will be available at the time of service and subsequently for viewing. Flowers or donations should be sent to 12893 Jefferson Ave. Newport News, Va 23608.