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Obituary: Charles E. Roach, Sr.

April 27, 2013

There is great honor in a life well lived. Charles E Roach, Sr. passed away on April 27, 2013, at the age of 89.

Following his honorable service with the Marines during WWII, he married Eva on Sept. 6, 1945. Charles served on the LA Police Dept. from 1947 to 1977 with integrity. After retiring from the LAPD, Charles went to work for the Red Carpet Realty. Upon Eva's retirement, they moved to Minden, NV where they enjoyed their last years together.

Eva preceded him in death on Sept. 1, 2009. Afterwards Charles moved to Roseville, CA. Charles is survived by his brother, Harold (Lillian) of Hemet, CA; his sister-in-law, Mary Warren (Robert) of Elkhart, IN; his sister-in-law, Clara of Marysville, CA; and his five children: Charles Jr. (Beyhan) of Ankara, Turkey; Earl (Eileen) of La Habra, CA; Patricia Jarvis (Dave) of Reno, NV; Sandra Stone (CJ) of Rocklin, CA; and Julie Blevins (David) of Worcester, MA. In addition, he has 26 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.