Matthew "John" ROACHE

Passed peacefully at home.

10/11/1940 – 8/10/2020

Loved husband of Glenda.

Loved father of Darren and Karen.

Pa of Rebecca, Sarah, Sam and Evie.

Great grandpa of Audrey.

Loved father of Michael (dec.).

Loved father of Phillip and Romy.

Pa of Zallie, Indee and Autumn.

Friend of Chris and Jenni, William and Sarah, Megan and Michael.

JR to Nina and Saskia.

Loved brother of Maureen Bushell (dec.), Pat, Gerard, Kathleen and Des.

May he Rest In Peace.

Private funeral due to attendance restrictions

The Service will be streamed on FRIDAY (October 16) commencing at 4pm.

Funeral Notice



  1. Deepest sympathy to Glenda any family for your loss of John.
    Les & Jill Trotter

    Les & Jill Trotter October 19, 2020
  2. Our condolences to Glenda and the Roache family on the sad loss of your loving husband, father and brother.

    Olive and Bill mckenzie October 16, 2020
  3. To Glenda and all of the Roache family,
    We are so sorry to hear the sad news that John has passed away. I hope you can all remember the good times you shared with him and keep his memory always in your heart.
    Thinking of all of you,
    Zita and John

    Zita Frazer October 11, 2020
  4. Dear Glenda and family,
    Thinking of you all at this sad time.
    Sending lots of love and prayers on the recent passing of your much loved John.
    Regards Jack, Barbara Farley and family

    Barbara Farley October 11, 2020