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Wayne Martin Roche

October 17, 1953 ~ August 13, 2020 (age 66)

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A visitation for Wayne Martin Roche will be held in the MacDonald Rockwell & MacDonald Funeral Home on Wednesday August 19, 2020.


Wayne was the loving son of Mary Catherine (Dormady) Roche and the late John Martin Roche. He passed away Thursday afternoon in Boston after a long illness. Wayne was 66.


He is survived by his loving mother Mary Catherine (Dormady) Roche of Watertown. His beloved partner Anna Nhu of Merrimack, NH. Devoted father of Marissa Baker, Jessie Nickerson, and Tegan Roche all of Portland, OR.  Loving grandfather to Kaiya and Arthur Robin who were biggest joy in his life. Dear brother of Susan Roche of FL, Kim Harvey and her husband Brian of CA, Jacquelyn Roche of Watertown, Tim Roche and his wife Carole of Watertown, and the late David Paul Roche.  Also survived by several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.


Wayne worked for Raytheon for many years where he tested parts for missiles.


Visiting hours in the MacDonald, Rockwell & MacDonald funeral home 270 Main St. Watertown Wednesday August 19, 2020 from 3-6 pm. Those over 60 & those with underlying health conditions may visit between 3-4 pm, all others are invited to attend between 4-6 pm. Due to the current precautions surrounding Covid-19, please abide by the social distancing guidelines and wear a mask. 

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August 19, 2020

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
MacDonald Rockwell MacDonald Funeral Home
270 Main St.
Watertown, MA 02472

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