Jack Rockne

 

 

Age: 82

 

Summary: the last remaining son of legendary Notre Dame University football coach Knute Rockne who had been actively involved with the Notre Dame athletic department's Rockne Heritage Fund after his father's tragic death in a 1931 plane crash and whose 33-year-old son Mike Rockne was among one of the 14 employees killed in a co-worker's shooting spree at the Edmond, Oklahoma post office in 1986.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from cancer

 

Born: April 14, 1926

 

Died: August 10, 2008

 

Location: South Bend, Indiana