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Joan Roach

Joan Katherine Roach (Downey)

Saturday, March 10th, 1928 - Saturday, December 14th, 2019
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Obituary

ROACH, Joan K., age 91, died on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at Beaumont Hospital Grosse Pointe. Loving wife of the late Keith (1971). Dear mother of Robert (Sandie), Marilyn (Richard) Cortellini, David, and Ann Marie (Jeff) Bourgeois. Cherished grandmother of Andrea (Eric) Wallace and Aubrey (Fiancé Max) Bourgeois. Beloved sister of Rosemary Downey and Nancy Mayer. Further survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 18 from 3 pm to 8 pm with a 7 pm Rosary Service at Chas. Verheyden Funeral Home, 16300 Mack Ave, Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230. She will lie instate on Thursday, December 19 from 9:30 am until the time of her Funeral Mass at 10 am at St. Clare of Montefalco, 1401 Whittier Road, Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to St. Clare of Montefalco in Joan’s name. Share a memory at Verheyden.org
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Chas. Verheyden, Inc.
    Address
    16300 Mack Avenue
    Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan 48230
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    7 PM Rosary Service
  • Rosary Service

    Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 | 7:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 7:00pm
    Location
    Chas. Verheyden, Inc.
    Address
    16300 Mack Avenue
    Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan 48230
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Funeral Mass

    Thursday, December 19th, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Thursday, December 19th, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    St. Clare of Montefalco Catholic Church
    Address
    1401 Whittier
    Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan 48230
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    She will lie instate at 9:30 am until the time of her Funeral Mass at 10 am.
    Officiant
    Fr. Andrew Kowalczyk, CSMA
  • Interment

    Thursday, December 19th, 2019 |
    When
    Thursday, December 19th, 2019
    Location
    Mt. Olivet Cemetery
    Address
    17100 Van Dyke Ave
    Detroit, Michigan 48234
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With memory of all the good times our families shared together. Rest in Peace.
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