David Charles Rotko
1943 — 2022
David Charles Rotko, Sr., 79, passed away on Friday, August 19, 2022 in Plano, TX. He was born on January 17, 1943 in Niagara Falls, NY to the late Charles and Stella Rotko. Dave graduated high school from LaSalle Sr. High School in 1960. He then relocated to Texas where he got his undergraduate degree at Tyler Jr. College, and later got a Masters in Education from the University of North Texas. Dave had a fulfilling 40-year teaching career, starting at Franklin Jr. High School and Hillcrest High School in Dallas, TX, then moved with his family to Carrollton, TX where he taught at Newman Smith High School. There he coached the Boys' Varsity Soccer Team, making the State Semi-Finals twice...