Obituaries

Martin Roach

Died: 2015-08-07
Resided in: Danvers, MA
Viewing type: Visitation
Viewing location: Mackey FH Rt 114, 128 S. Main St. Middleton
Viewing date: 2015-08-11 4pm-8pm
Service type: Funeral Mass
Service date: 2015-08-12 10am
Service location: St. Richard Parish, Danvers
Burial type: at a later date.
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Martin (Marty) F. Roach 49, a life long resident of Danvers, passed away suddenly at Massachusetts General Hospital Friday August 7, 2015. He was the loving husband of Mary C. (McGinn) Roach with whom he shared 19 years of marriage. Born December 12, 1965 he was the son of Martin Sr. & Mary (DeVito) Roach of Danvers. Marty was a 1984 graduate of Danvers High School and went on to work in the computer industry. A devoted husband & father, he loved the outdoors, was an avid New England Patriots fan and a communicant of St. Richard Parish. He leaves his loving children; Emily, Sarah and Martin Jr. of Danvers, a brother & sister – in-law – Brian & Michelle Roach of Newburyport, a sister, Linda Roach of Danvers and his father-in-law – John J. McGinn of Peabody. Also leaving his brothers & sisters-in-laws – John & Julie McGinn of Peabody, Paul McGinn of Concord, Peter & Jeannette McGinn of Peabody as well as many nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by his mother-in-law Jeanne A. McGinn, sister-in-law Jan McGinn and brother-in-law Michael McGinn.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to visitation on Tuesday evening in the Mackey Funeral Home, 128 South Main Street, Rt. 114, Middleton, MA, from 4 to 8 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday at 10 a.m., in St. Richard Parish, Forest Street, Danvers. In-lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Marty’s memory to People to People Food Pantry, (Danvers Community Council), Post Office Box 2076, Danvers, MA 01923 or www.danverscommunitycouncil.com.

Online Condolences Below:

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all . The Lally Family
Dear Mary, Marty and all family members, We are so sorry for your loss. What is felt in our hearts cannot be expressed in words. Please know that our thoughts and prayers remain with you always. Love, Lou & Linda Perrino
Mary, please know we are thinking about you and your family at this incredibly sad time. So sad to hear about Marty, Ellen, Bruce, and boys xox
Mary,Emily, Sarah & Marty - Our deepest sympathy to all of you. Marty was such a great father and husband. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. The McCarriston Family Julie,Mark, Meaghan & Sarah
Dear Mary , I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers Mark Luther
Mary, we are so saddened to hear of Marty's passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your entire family. - Brian & Shelley Mahlert (Bob Stephens' daughter)
Dear Mary and family - our deepest condolences on your loss. May your memories of Marty and faith give you some peace during this time. You and your entire family are in our thoughts and prayers. Deepest sympathies- the Oldham Family (Kelly, Bob and children)
Mary, Emily, Sarah, & Marty Jr.: So very sorry to hear of your loss. Our deepest sympathies go out to you all. We are only a few doors away if there is ANYTHING at all you need. - The Mullaney Family
To Sarah and your whole family, my heart goes out to you. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. With deepest sympathy, Jan Boland
Dear Mary, we are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts break for you and your beautiful children. Sending healing thoughts and prayers to get you through this very sad time. Love, Tracy,Bill,Jared and Kristin McNichol.
Dear Mary, Emily, Sarah and Marty, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time. We will always remember Marty's smile at church events and the visible pride he had for his beautiful family. With deepest sympathy, the Casey Family
Mary and Family, Sharon and I are deeply saddened and sorry for the loss of your husband. If you need anything please let us know. Sharon and Bill Woods
Marty and I were roommates for four days at MGH. During that time we became very close. I told him when I left that I would pray for him and I will continue to do so. - John Lally
Dear Brian and family,so sorry for the loss of your brother. Please accept our condolences. You are in our prayers. Terri and Dick Brown.
Dear Mary & Marty, there are no words to express the loss of such a wonderful son. Our deepest condolences go out to you both as well as the entire family. May your faith and time heal your loss. Deepest sympathies. Love you Sharon and Jesse.
So sorry to hear this Marty will be missed by many!! Great Guy always positive. he is no longer suffering whatever ailed him. i will celebrate his life and remember the many games we stood side by side working chains, watching our boys develop into young men.. we are all worse off for your passing, but ALL much better off having known you.. RIP my friend see you on the flip side.
Dear Mary and Family, our family is deeply saddened to hear of your husbands passing. Please accept our condolences and please let us know if there's anything we can do. Joey is here for Marty Jr!!- Kerri and Joey Foglietta
So sorry to hear of the loss of Marty. Our prayers and deepest sympathies to you and your entire family. Ellen Ottaviano-Riley
With deepest sympathies from our hearts to yours. May Marty rest in Peace in the arms our loving Lord. God Bless you, Bill & Andrea Moore
So sorry to hear about Marty passing. I know him only from the St. Richards Parish Family and he was a great guy. Sorry for your loss. The Salamanca Family
Pete Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Pr the wishes of the family we will be making a donation of $100 to People to People Food Bank. Avnet United Team
I'm sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Michael Belyea
We are so saddened to hear about the loss of Marty . He is now your angel watching over you! Treasure all the special memories you all shared. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all Judy , Nabil , Brandon & Shayla Saad
The Walfields have you in our thoughts and prayers. We are here for you when you need any little thing. Peace be with you!
Mary and Family, so sorry for your loss. Know you are in our prayers. The Churchills
Dear Mary, Emily, Sarah and Marty, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time and are so sorry for you during this time. Marty was a great guy and always offered a helping a hand, he was a great partner in coaching and a terrific Dad. The Favreau family.
Dear Mary, Emily, Sarah and Marty, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. The FitzGerald Family
Dear Mary and family, You and your whole family are in our thoughts and prayers. Bill and Debbie Toomey
Dear Mary and Family, So sorry to hear of Marty's sudden passing. He and I worked together at MTI. Such a thoughtful and well liked guy. He and the family are in my prayers. My condolences and sympathy for your loss. Joe Dermody Staten Island, NY
Mary and family, Our deepest sympathy over the loss of your husband/father, you are in our thoughts and prayers. -The Morrill Family-
I worked with Marty for some years at MTI. we were Cust Service Eng in the Boston area. He was a very dedicated guy. I was training him in the beginning then he ended up training me. I wish we had stayed in touch but life goes in differant directions. I have and will miss his smiling face. All my thoughts are with his family. Jeff Haslett Quincy Mass
Linda roach So sorry to hear this news about your brother . Thinking of you and hoping you get through this o.k. my condolences, Kim Webb
Thoughts and prayers are with you and the kids, Mary, for your family loss. In sympathy, Alicia Guinee and family
I am so sorry for your loss. Thank you for the video or Marty's life in memories, to see us again as young teenagers brings back so many special memories. I got to know his daughter Emily thru DHS Track and XC, her smile makes me think of you, her heart and determination is a true testament to you Marty and Mary. I wish I had the words that could ease your pain. I am so sorry. Ken Panciocco
Dear Mary and the Roach family, We are all very saddened at this tragic loss. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers and we offer you our condolences and sympathy. God Bless him and give you the strenghth and comfort during this difficult time. Anesthesia Department at Tufts Medical Center.
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this very difficult time. Allen, Donna and Jimmy McCarriston
I am so sorry for your families loss. I worked with Marty at MTI, he was a great guy even if he was a Patriots fan. So sorry we lost communications after I left MTI. your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Steven Lieberman - Staten Island NY
My heart goes out to you Mary, your children and Marty's closes relatives. Marty you were to young for God to take you. Shirley Sarpi
Mary and kids - My heart aches for you. I wish I was there to give you a big hug. Love and prayers from Minnesota. Jane Schwob Peterson
We are so saddened to hear of Marty's passing. Samantha spent lots of time with the Roach children with Marty working from home. We have you Mary and your Family in our prayers and thoughts, Please accept our sincere condolences Fondly, John, Marie and the Bishop children
Dear Mary, Emily, Sarah and Marty, We were so deeply saddened to hear of Marty's untimely passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you as you find your way through this unimaginably difficult time. Karen, Rick, Olivia, and Hannah Parks
High School years wouldn't been the same without his smiling face and loving friendship. RIP my brother. Mary and family, my heart goes out to you during your time of loss. John Keefe DHS '83
Mary, Marty & All the family, We are sending our love and prayers to all. Our heats are broken for both of you. Love Peggy & Ray Desclos
Dear Mary and family, We send our deepest sympathies for your loss. Please know we are praying for you. Love, Rick & Susan Grider
Beyond the moon and stars, as deep as night, so great our hunger, Lord, to see your light. The sparrow finds her home beneath your wing, so may we come to rest where angels sing. Mary, Emily, Sarah, and Marty, May you find comfort in your family memories, may you find peace and strength in your faith, and know that God walks with you, holding your hand, as you journey through this most difficult time. All our love and prayers, Seaneen, Michael, and Alexis Breen

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