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“All of my love goes out to all the Roaches at this terrible time of grief and sadness. Agnes was a fantastic lady, and the strength of your family is...Read More »
1 of 57 | Posted by: Darcie Siciliano

“My memories of Mrs. Roach started on Ellsworth St. when we were neighbors and continued through the years as always being there for us children and...Read More »
2 of 57 | Posted by: Suzanne Darcy - Sarasota, FL

“Tom My heartfelt sympathy goes to you and your family. Your children are a tribute the love and guidance you both have given them, and they have...Read More »
3 of 57 | Posted by: Kevin Carey

“Very sorry to hear about Mrs. Roach's passing. Peggy and Mr. Roach, you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
4 of 57 | Posted by: Matt Mitchell - TX

“I am very sorry to learn of the passing of Agnes. She was a true lady. I'm afraid I was in the hospital when the funeral was held, but please be...Read More »
5 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“Tom & Family, Sorry to hear about the loss of your wife. Our sympathy and prayers go out to you at this time. May God give you strength and the love...Read More »
6 of 57 | Posted by: Tom & Angie Connolly - Shelton, CT

“I'm sorry for your loss Erin :-(, may she rest in peace. ”
7 of 57 | Posted by: Patricia Nunez - Providence, RI

“Tom & Family; we were so sorry to hear of Agnes's passing. Please accept our condolences. May many happy memories of her bring you peace and comfort...Read More »
8 of 57 | Posted by: Phil & Alice Leeney

“REST IN PEACE ”
9 of 57 | Posted by: K. STRANG

“REST IN PEACE ”
10 of 57 | Posted by: K. STRANG

“Sending our condolences to the Roach Family. Although we are strangers with the same last name, our sorrow for your loss isn't diminished one bit....Read More »
11 of 57 | Posted by: Roach Family - OH

“Dear Tom and Family,We send our sincere sympathy and prayers to you and all of your family. Agnes was very kind and special to all who knew her. ”
12 of 57 | Posted by: Valerie & Bob Richards - FL

“Mr. Roach, I'm so sorry to hear of your lovely wife passing.I truly remember her always with a smile on her face. May God send you and all your...Read More »
13 of 57 | Posted by: Carol Burns Raffel

“Tom and family So sorry for your loss.I remember Agnes was the schol secreeary at St. Ann's.My daughter Megan remembers her so well and liked her so...Read More »
14 of 57 | Posted by: Joanne Fairfield

“so sorry about the loss of Agnes.. she was quite the Lady. she will be missed.. ”
15 of 57 | Posted by: judy smith - bridgeport, CT

“Tom, I was just talking to Jay & Mary Jane & I am sincerely sorry to hear of your loss. I know how hard it is; hopefully, all your good memories &...Read More »
16 of 57 | Posted by: Mary Ann Nemergut

“Tom, Having lost my wife(Beverly) 53 yrs, I still don't know how terribly you and your family are feeling at this time. I do know my children and I...Read More »
17 of 57 | Posted by: Ron liptak

“The patience and kindness that Mrs. Roach showed for her children's many friends as we piled into her living room, family room, and kitchen at...Read More »
18 of 57 | Posted by: Jessica Lee - Ottawa, ON

“I remember all the wonderful hours of pinochle in Vermont! She will be missed! Godspeed, Agnes! ”
19 of 57 | Posted by: Judy Waldeyer

“Thoughts and prayers to your family. So very sorry for your loss. ”
20 of 57 | Posted by: Jeanne Leso Pellegrino - Orange, CT

“I am so sorry to see this lovely lady's name here . Our great sympathy to the family. ”
21 of 57 | Posted by: Ida , John Hunter,John Kantor.

“DEAR TOM and Family,, We are very sad and sorry for your loss. Life is measured in moments.. Happy and sad moments!! We create the happy moments of...Read More »
22 of 57 | Posted by: John and Marie Vitka

“Will keep you and yours in my prayers ”
23 of 57 | Posted by: Robert J. Deer (55)

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family. May God bring you peace during this extremely difficult season. ”
24 of 57 | Posted by: Maria Rivera

“Mr. Roach, we were so sorry to hear of Mrs. Roach's passing. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this very...Read More »
25 of 57 | Posted by: Melissa Schmidt

“Coach and family,My thoughts a prayers are with you all. ”
26 of 57 | Posted by: John Kosko '69 - Cambridge, MA


27 of 57 | Posted by: Magalie Innocent - Seymour, CT

“My deepest sympathy to the entire Roach family. My prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. ”
28 of 57 | Posted by: Lynn Wade

“Maura and family- Sending my condolences to you all.I am very sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. Take care- ”
29 of 57 | Posted by: Mary Ellen Lehmann

“Our sympathy goes out to you Tom (Mr. Roach) and the entire Roach and Sedenski families. The Platt family ”
30 of 57 | Posted by: Bernice Platt

“We are so sorry to hear about the passing of Agnes. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the Lord bless you and your family...Read More »
31 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Mr. Roach - My deepest sympathy for your loss. You were indeed my favorite teacher inspiring my interest in the sciences. Steve Galya, Class...Read More »
32 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“Tom and entire Roach Clan, Was extremely saddened to hear of Agnes' passing. She epitomized what a mother and wife represents in the utmost ...Read More »
33 of 57 | Posted by: Ed McCarthy - West Haven, CT

“Tom,Laurie and I are so sorry for your loss. It was wonderful to see that you were married for 56 years. God bless you and all your family. Agnes and...Read More »
34 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“I am sending prayers and love to Mr. Roach and family for their loss. Mr. Roach was one of my favorite teachers at St.Joseph High School. Sincerely...Read More »
35 of 57 | Posted by: Michele Mead - ansonia, CT

“Tom, so very sorry to see this. She will be sorely missed. ”
36 of 57 | Posted by: Kate Gloss - Stratford, CT

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.Roland and Eileen Wilson ”
37 of 57 | Posted by: Roland Wilson - Stratford, CT

“Dear Mr. Roach and family,Offering you my deepest sympathy at your loss. Sincerely ”
38 of 57 | Posted by: Nancy Milewski - Trumbull, CT

“Very sorry to read about Agnes' passing. It was a beautiful tribute and we got a kick about her pinochle talents. Our sincere sympathies to Tom and...Read More »
39 of 57 | Posted by: Sandy & Kathy Sulzycki

“Agnes was such a sweet and kind woman. She will be missed by many. My heartfelt sympathy to all the family. With love and sadness in my heart, ”
40 of 57 | Posted by: Jacki Porto

“Our deepest sympathy to the entire Roach Family. Agnes Roach was a fine wioman, who was defined by her love of God and Family and dedication to...Read More »
41 of 57 | Posted by: Mary Jane Habza

“Dear Mr. Roach, Kathleen, Claire and family, my deepest sympathy for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Eileen Rafferty Broderick ”
42 of 57 | Posted by: A friend

“To Tom and Family, I am so sorry for your loss, my deepest sympathy to you. ”
43 of 57 | Posted by: Judy McCone - Bridgeport, CT

“Mrs. Roach was a wonderful woman. I have great memories of spending time with the Roaches. Our deepest sympathies are with you. Daniel Murphy &...Read More »
44 of 57 | Posted by: Daniel Murphy - Oak Hill, VA

“What a beautiful obituary for a beautiful woman. She leaves behind such a legacy. ”
45 of 57 | Posted by: Amy Collins

“We offer your entire wonderful family our deepest sympathy. May your shared good memories provide comfort. Our thoughts and prayers are for the...Read More »
46 of 57 | Posted by: George and Rita Green

“I have only the fondest memories of Mrs. Roach and all the days of our youth growing up on Lake Avenue. She really was truly an amazing mom/woman...Read More »
47 of 57 | Posted by: Joan Naedele Carr

“I hace only the fondest memories of Mrs. Roche and all the days of our youth growing up on Lake Avenue. She really was truly an amazing mom/woman.my...Read More »
48 of 57 | Posted by: Joan Naedele Carr

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
49 of 57 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“Mr Roach and Family,My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. I am so sorry for your loss. May Mrs. Roach Rest In...Read More »
50 of 57 | Posted by: Siobhan Darcy - Seymour, CT

“I,M SO SORRY FOR THE ROACH FAMILEY ”
51 of 57 | Posted by: RAY MEACHEN

“Dear Tom and family, Elise, Adam, Kate, and I are very sorry for your loss. You have over 50 years of wonderful memories and a loving family to...Read More »
52 of 57 | Posted by: Peter Seperack - Lafayette, CA

“Dear Erin, Mr. Roach, and family,My deepest condolences on the passing of Mrs. Roach, a wonderful and kind woman who will be missed by many. My...Read More »
53 of 57 | Posted by: Jen Monahan LaGreca - Stamford, CT

“Such a loss of a great woman, terrific spouse and mother to a wonderful family. We will miss you. ”
54 of 57 | Posted by: Ribert Plante - Johnston, RI

So sad for the loss of a great person, winderful spouse, terrific grandma and matriarch to to a wonderful family.  We will miss you. “So sad a loss. ”
55 of 57 | Posted by: Robert Plante - Johnston

“To Tom and family,My sincere sympathy on the death of Agnes. I knew her as secretary at St. Ann's School when I taught there . She was a lovely,...Read More »
56 of 57 | Posted by: Roberta Gagne - Fairfield

“Dear Tom and family my deepest sympathy, love and prayers to you all on Agnes' passing. May our gracious Lord comfort you all always. Jean Burns. ”
57 of 57 | Posted by: Jean Burns - Middlebury, CT


Agnes Sedensky Roach, age 79 of Black Rock, beloved wife of Thomas J. Roach, Sr. passed away peacefully on May 26 surrounded by her loving family. Born on December 8, 1937 in Bridgeport to the late Andrew and Agnes Sedensky (née Amrich), she graduated from Lauralton Hall and worked for SNET until the birth of her first child. After several years of raising her six children, she returned to work as the much loved school secretary at St. Ann for seventeen years. In her retirement, she enjoyed traveling with her family, was a crossword puzzle enthusiast, an avid gardener, a voracious reader, and an expert, if not ruthless, pinochle player. Always putting others before herself, she will be dearly missed as a dedicated wife and mother as well as a doting grandmother. In addition to her husband of 56 years, Agnes is survived by her five siblings (James, Andrew, Joseph, Rita, and Therese), her six children, Maura O'Connor (Brian) of Fairfield; Kathleen Seperack (Andrew) of Black Rock; Erin Roach and Thomas Roach, Jr. (Jim) of Providence; James Roach (Sandrine) of Grass Valley, CA; and Peggy Roach (Jason) of Black Rock, and her eleven grandchildren: Molly, Jack, Tommy, Liam, John, Clare, Yuba, Eileen, River, Daisy and Oona. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 11 AM directly at St. Ann Church in Bridgeport. Interment will be held privately in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Friends may greet the family on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 4-8 PM in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Road in Fairfield Center. Her family would prefer memorial contributions to either: St. Ann Church 481 Brewster Street, Bridgeport, CT 06605 or the Black Rock Food Pantry 25 Princeton Street Bridgeport, CT 06605. For travel directions or to sign her online guest register book please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com

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