George Kohrt Rock Rapids, IA-George Kohrt, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, died peacefully after a short, but courageous, battle with cancer surrounded by his loving family. Born in Rock Rapids, Iowa in 1943 to Ruth and Francis Kohrt. George was a passionate teacher, artist, and creative thinker. He received his BA from the University of Northern Iowa and his MA in Art at San Diego State University. At the time of his death, he had been teaching Special Education at Sweetwater Union High. School in San Diego. Survivors include his wife, Bobble Schock Kohrt; his children, Alex and wife, Renata, and Kendra Kohrt Hughes and her hus-.band, Steven; two granddaughters, Hannah and Julia Kohrt; his mother, Ruth Kohrt; and a sister. Nancy Sutton, of Iowa. There will be a celebration of his life on March 4th In San Diego.