ROACH: Robert Joseph – at his residence in Cannington on Thursday November 24, 2016. Robert was the beloved husband of  Stella (Hunt) Roach. Loving dad of Stephen (Nancy), Ronald (Rosella), Alice (Neil), Allan (Roula predeceased).  Loved grandfather of Jennifer, Scott, Lynda, Laura, and many foster grandchildren. Great grandfather of Carley, Jack, Bryce, and Caleb.  Predeceased by his parents Joseph, and Domithilde (Richard) Roach. Dear brother to Dorilla, (Gerrard predeceased), Stella, Oscar (Jeannine), predeceased by Emile and Ernest (Aline), Suzanne (Eric predeceased), Jeanne, Camille (Alice), Alfreda (Roger). Robert will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Family and friends were received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Friday, December 2, 2016 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.  Funeral mass was held on Saturday December 3, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Beaverton, at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. If so desired, memorial donations, in memory of Robert, to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at

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