67, Central City, went to be with the Lord on October 16, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center. Born on July 4, 1950 in Central City, son of Joseph J. Sr. and Doris E. (Manges) Roch. Preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Evelyn Smith. He is survived by his loving sons, Joseph J. III, Pittsburgh, PA and Stephen A. Roch, Gray, PA; granddaughter, Layla R. Roch, Gray, PA; sisters, Pat Atkinson, Salem, OH and several nieces and nephews. Joe graduated High School in 1973. He was employed at Bethlehem Steel. Joe enjoyed watching football, listening to music, and spending time with family and friends. He will be remembered for his good sense of humor. Friends will be received from 1 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. on Thursday at the Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland. Committal service will be held at 2 p.m. at Richland Cemetery Mausoleum, with the Rev. James Gay officiating. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
Published on October 17, 2017