BROCK, Paul Edward – 78, of Mechanicsville, VA departed this life, Sunday, October 21, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister and two brothers. Paul is survived by his children; Paul E. Brock Jr. (Tina), Deanna B. Ramer (Charles), and Sarah B. Knight (Gary); 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and 3 sisters. Paul grew up in Oregon Hill and was self-employed as a painter. He loved animals and had a passion for fishing, but his greatest joy came from spending time with his family and friends. The family will receive friends, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 4 – 8 pm at Monaghan Funeral Home, 7300 Creighton Pkwy., Mechanicsville, VA 23111. A Graveside Funeral Service will be held at 3:00 pm, Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Signal Hill Memorial Park, 12360 Hanover Courthouse Rd., Hanover, VA 23069. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Hanover County Humane Society.