katherine martinaroach
Roach, Katherine Martina Greece: December 11, 2010 at age 92. Martina is predeceased by her son, Thomas Roach; brother, Anthony Garahan & sister, Isabel Flynn. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Joseph F. Roach; children, Mary Ann (Jim) Merrill & Michael (Paula) Roach; grandchildren, Tim, Tina, Kaitlyn & Michael; sisters-in-law, Peg Roach & Mary Roach; several nieces, nephews and cousins; many dear friends. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, 11:30 A.M. at Holy Cross Church, 4488 Lake Avenue. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery will follow Mass. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hildebrandt Hospice Center, 2652 Ridgeway Avenue, Rochester NY 14626 or to Holy Cross School, 4488 Lake Avenue, Rochester NY 14612 in her memory.

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  1. Dear Mary Ann and family,
    We are so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. We know she was a special lady to all of you. She is in a wonderful place now. May all your happy memories bring you peace and comfort. Love,
    Jen, Tom, Erin and Mary Kate

  2. Extending deepest sympathy to Michael,
    Paula and their children, and to the
    family of their beloved Mother. May
    they all remember her for her life of
    service to them.
    Carole and Robert McMahon

  3. Mare, I was so sorry to read about your mom this morning. I just want to send my prayers for both you & your family. May you have all the strength you’ll need to see you through the trying days ahead. Sincerely, Karen. ….. The Lord blessed you in one way though—92 years is a pretty good run.

  4. Mary Ann

    I was sorry to hear of your mother’s death. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this most difficult time. Fondly, Joan White

  5. Mary Ann and Family, I’m so sorry for your loss,your Mom was a sweetheart.I enjoyed the time I spent with her,she was funny,sweet and kind and she will be missed. You now have another angel in Heaven. Love and Prayers Barb

  6. Mary Ann, Jim and Martina… Our prayers and thoughts are with you all during this time of sadness. Keep the memories close to your heart.
    Love, Millie, Nathan and Brendan

  7. Mary Ann, Jim and Tina ~ Know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Your mom is happy and whole. Be at peace and know you are dearly loved.

  8. Maryann, Jim and Martina: Our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mom and grandma, we are holding you in our hearts and keeping you in our prayers. love Mark, Susan, Samantha and Austin

  9. Maryann, Jim, and Martina, We are very sorry for your loss, but hope that the memories you have of your mother and grandmother provide comfort and smiles over time. With our love, Dave, Lisa and Madison

  10. Tina’s family,
    We were so sorry to hear of Tina’s passing. We have very fond memories from St. John’s basketball games and from Cardinal Mooney. Remember the good times. She is in the best place of all. Maryann and Mike, you are a tribute to your mother and you are in our prayers.

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