STOECKER, John G. III. July 12, 2013, age 52. Preceded in death by his brother, Matthew Stoecker. Survived by his parents, John and Lynne Stoecker, Manchester, MO; wife, Cathy Crowder Stoecker; sister, Christine Watson; brother, Mark Stoecker; sister-in-law, Barbara Auclair, and several nieces and nephews. John was a man of many talents, and although he spent most of his career in the computer sciences, his true love and passion was for music and song writing. A life long rail fan, he was an active volunteer at the Tennessee Central Railway Museum. He also touched many lives with his gifted and patient teaching. A gathering for friends and family will be at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville Sunday July 14, from 2-6pm. For those desiring donations may be made to Sarah Cannon Cancer Center.