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Edward John Roach

Edward John Roach
  • September 7, 1965 - June 24, 2017
  • Black Rock section of BPT, Connecticut

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“Dear Jim and Joan and family Our deepest sympathy on learningof the passing of your son.May he now rest in God's peace. you are remembered in our...Read More »
1 of 42 | Posted by: Dominick and Helene Sorge - MA

“Jane and I wish to offer our sincere condolences for your loss of young Eddie. Thank God you have a large family to help comfort you in your grief...Read More »
2 of 42 | Posted by: Bob Fitzpatrick - Punta Gorda, FL

“To Roach family Sorry for your loss Our thoughts and prayers are with you Paula and Joe D'Agostin ”
3 of 42 | Posted by: Joe D'Agostin

“Dear Sheila, Shawn and family, Paul and I are so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult...Read More »
4 of 42 | Posted by: Stacy Fama

“Dr. Roach and Mrs. Roach and Family, Very sorry for the loss of your dear son. Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this sad time. Find peace...Read More »
5 of 42 | Posted by: Mary and Marianne Horvath

“My deepest sympathy to Sheila, Shawn and the entire Roach family. Love and Prayers Karen and Joe ”
6 of 42 | Posted by: Karen Palaia

“He will always be with you. God Bless your Family! ”
7 of 42 | Posted by: Mary & Marianne Horvath - CT

“I can see Eddie laughing and talking and having a great time in his very special place in Heaven. ”
8 of 42 | Posted by: Ann McKernan

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Roach family. Eddie was a sweet soul who I am very blessed to have spent time alongside. I am forever in...Read More »
9 of 42 | Posted by: Tina Bencze - Easton, CT

“Sending condolences, prayers, and well-wishes to the Roach family. So sorry for your loss, but also knowing knowing that Eddie will be in a better...Read More »
10 of 42 | Posted by: Greg Burns

“Dear Joan Jim and family. So sorry to here about Edward.Sending you all much love and health .Hope to see you , Many hugs love cousin Grace ”
11 of 42 | Posted by: Grace A. Konecny

“Tim and Ann, so sorry for your loss. Sending love and prayers to you and your family. Susan and Mark Wikman ”
12 of 42 | Posted by: Susan Wikman

“Our deepest condolences. Peter and Kim Weiss & family ”
13 of 42 | Posted by: Peter Weiss

“Edward was a man with a smile that could melt your heart. He had a supporting , and loving family that was always there with him through his new...Read More »
14 of 42 | Posted by: Tangula,Leatha,Alex,Brenda,Jimmie,Carey,Bonnie,Danny,Keyanna,In

“God Bless Eddie .. Rest in peace .. ”
15 of 42 | Posted by: Joe Lenzen - CT

“JOAN AND JIM, GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ON THE LOSS OF EDDIE. KNOW YOU ARE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ALWAYS. DOT FINCH ”
16 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“So sad to hear of Eddie's passing - condolences to the extended Roach family, Tom & Annette and the grehan family. ”
17 of 42 | Posted by: Tom grehan

“Our condolences Molly. I wish I could have met him. God bless your family. Don, JoAnn and Michael Dietz ”
18 of 42 | Posted by: JoAnn & Don Dietz

“Please accept our deepest sympathies and prayers on the loss of Edward. Bob & Meredith Ferraro ”
19 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“We are very sorry to hear of your family loss.Our prayers and thoughts are with your family. ”
20 of 42 | Posted by: Sam and kim

“To the Roach Family,My deepest sympathies. May he rest in peace. ”
21 of 42 | Posted by: Charlie Feroleto - Milford, CT

“I wish the family peace at this time. He is at peace in the arms of Jesus. ”
22 of 42 | Posted by: Elaine Herlihy - Bridgeport, CT

“Mr.& Mrs. Roach,I am so sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences to you all.Siobhan Darcy ”
23 of 42 | Posted by: Siobhan Darcy - seymour, CT

“Dear Roach family,My deepest sympathy on the loss of Eddie.He was so loved by all of you.His absence will be sorely felt but be comforted by the...Read More »
24 of 42 | Posted by: Barbara McDonnell

“Mr.and Mrs. Roach, so sorry to read about the loss of your dear son, as you know he left behind great memories to carry on and for the whole...Read More »
25 of 42 | Posted by: Constance Richardson - FAirfield, CT

“I have learned of your son through Carmela. I have always heard the beautiful family stories of love and support for Eddie. Having a special needs...Read More »
26 of 42 | Posted by: Kelley Schutte

“Dear Ann and the rest of your family, sending prayers and hugs to you all at this difficult time ”
27 of 42 | Posted by: MaryAnn Hagel

“Dear Roach Clan, I am very sorry for your loss. Prayers and positive thoughts directed your way. ”
28 of 42 | Posted by: Ed Ryan

“I,M SO SORRY JIM & MRS. ROACH ”
29 of 42 | Posted by: RAY MEACHEN

“Dear Joan, Jim and All the Family, Sending sincere sympathy and prayers to you and your family. Eddie was loved, taken care of throughout his life...Read More »
30 of 42 | Posted by: Valerie Richards

“I'm sad to hear this. I will pray for everyone. ”
31 of 42 | Posted by: Phil Murphy

“We love you and will keep you in our thoughts and prayer. Eddie is now your angel. ”
32 of 42 | Posted by: Tim and Pattie Bueschel

“The entire Roach family is in our thoughts and prayers - Tim and Jackie Crader ”
33 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“Sorry for your loss. Blessings to your family ”
34 of 42 | Posted by: Kate Daly Rietberg

“Dear Jim and Joan, and family, So sorry to hear of your loss. May the Blessed Mother and the Good Lord take him in Their arms and give him peace and...Read More »
35 of 42 | Posted by: Carm Adimando

“Dear Dr. and Mrs. Roach and family, I was so sorry to hear of Eddie's passing. Sending prayers for peace and much love and hugs during this very...Read More »
36 of 42 | Posted by: Sharon Letsch-Baranyar

“I never meet or knew Eddie but I wish I had. The Sock and Toast made me both laugh and smile with a loving and deeper appreciating of mankind and how...Read More »
37 of 42 | Posted by: Bob Ellis - Orlando, FL

“My most sincere sympathy on the loss of your son...... with love and sadness in my heart, Jackie Porto ”
38 of 42 | Posted by: Jacki Porto - Bridgeport, CT

“Dear Jim, Joan and family, my heartfelt love and prayers to you all. Eddie was a sweetheart and could not have had a better family to belong to. ...Read More »
39 of 42 | Posted by: Jean Burns

“Molly, so sorry to read of your loss. Prayers for all of you. ”
40 of 42 | Posted by: Judie Mengel

“Sweet condolences to the Sullivan and Roach families from the Rolwings ”
41 of 42 | Posted by: Rolwing

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
42 of 42 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT


Edward John Roach, age 51, of the Black Rock section of Bridgeport, passed away peacefully on June 24, 2017. Eddie will be lovingly remembered by his family including his parents, Dr. James and Joan Neverdousky Roach of Black Rock; his siblings, Timothy and Ann Roach of Fairfield, Molly and Edward Sullivan of South Bend, IND, Sheila and Shawn O'Brien of Fairfield, John and Carmela Roach of Black Rock, Meaghan and Timothy Berry of Newtown, Nora and Sean Ford of Ridgefield, Stephen Roach of Black Rock, Sam and Vathana Chhiv of Monroe; Many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. A lifelong resident of Bridgeport and more recently in the Kennedy Center's Probus House, Eddie attended Saint Vincent's Special Needs services, where he had many friends. Eddie found comfort in the presence of his loving family, as well as, holding his favorite sock and a piece of toast in each hand. Eddie's unconditional love touched his family and those who came to know him. He will be greatly missed. Throughout Eddie's life, many people cared for him and enriched his experiences. The Roach family wishes to express their profound gratitude to each of his caregivers, including Tangela of Probus House and Theresa of Saint Vincent's Special Needs . Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 4-7 PM in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home 1209 Post Road in Fairfield Center. His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 11 AM in Saint Ann Church 481 Brewster Street, Bridgeport. His interment will be private in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to: Black Rock Food Pantry 25 Princeton Street, BPT CT 06605. To sign his online guest register, please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com

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