OBITUARY: Patricia Marie DeRoche, 70

ZEPHYRHILLS, FL – Patricia Marie DeRoche, 70, of Zephyrhills, Florida, passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at her daughters’ home in Raeford, N.C. with her family by her side. Patricia was born in Boston, Mass. on August 19, 1948 and was the daughter of the late Walter and Mary (Ryan) Morrison.

Patricia is survived by her two daughters: Amie (John) Buzako of Raeford, N.C. and Wendy (John) DeRoche Salines Jr. of Windham, N.H., a son: Jeffrey T.M. DeRoche of Dothan, Ala., a sister: Anna Smith-Shepard, five grandchildren: Zach and Allison Buzako, Courtney DeRoche, Mallory DeRoche, Bobby (Lourdes) Mathieu Jr., and several nieces and nephews.

Patricia was a resident of Zephyrhills, Fl. for the past 15 years where she was very active in her retirement community. Before retirement she had worked at Marshalls department store in Lawrence, Mass. and also worked with Analog Devices in Wilmington, Mass. In Patricia’s leisure time, she enjoyed playing bingo and traveling with her friends. She was loved by many and will be greatly missed.

Patricia Marie DeRoche
Patricia Marie DeRoche

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