Roche, Clarence Edward – September 05, 2021

Surrounded by his family, the death occurred on Sunday, September 5, 2021 of Clarence Edward Roche of Seven Mile Road, Cardigan, aged 85.  Survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Laura (nee MacLellan); his children, Carol-Ann McLeod (Allison), Judy McIsaac (Kenny), Bobby Roche (Joanne), Susan Alberts (Jimmy), Wade Roche, Tony Roche (Jeannie), and Keith Roche (Dianne), as well as 22 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.  He is also survived by his siblings, Vernon Roche, Lillian Lundrigan (Pat), Gladys Gardiner (Alfie), and Barbara Bailey; Sisters and brothers-in-law, Mae Shaw (Kenny), Rose Gallagher, Bennett MacLellan, Helen MacLellan and Marion MacLellan; and numerous nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents Seymour and Kathleen Roche; parents-in-law, Joseph and Margaret MacLellan; his siblings, Everett Roche and Arletta Kalogeras ; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Clara Roche, Charles Kalogeras, Russell Bailey, Barb Maclellan, Alec MacLellan, Gene MacLellan and Eddy MacLellan.  Resting at North Shore Funeral Home, Morell with no visitation by personal request.  Funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, September 08, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at All Saints Roman Catholic Church, Cardigan, for a private family mass.  Interment to be held in the parish cemetery.  Memorial donations in Clarence’s memory, may be made to the PEI chapter, Parkinson Canada by e-transfer to northshorefuneralhome@gmail.com.  Online condolences may be made to www.northshorefuneralhome.ca  Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to North Shore Funeral Home, Morell.