Neil E. Rockwell, 77, of Warren, Pa. died peacefully Friday, August 31, 2012 surrounded by his family at UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa. after a brief illness. He was born August 25, 1935 in Leroy, Bradford County, Pa. Neil has resided in Warren for the past 4 years, moving here from Tiona, Pa. where he resided for 38 years. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving from May 1956 until May 1959. He had been employed with the former Warren Concrete as a mixer operator for 15 years, then worked for the former Struthers Wells Corporation for many years, and retired in 2000 from the Warren County School District. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and reader. He enjoyed watching the Pittsburgh Steelers play and Nascar races. One of his favorite things to do was go 4wheeling. He is lovingly remembered as man who enjoyed being a loving father, and family man. He especially enjoyed his grandchildren, family picnics, traveling and going out to eat.