Michael (Mike) Roach, born Oct. 27, 1950, died unexpectedly in a car accident near Madras on June 21, 2017.
He was preceded in death by his parents Oscar and Esther Roach; and his beloved son David.
Survived by his wife Margaret Sue Roach; his son Demetris Jamal (Rawnisha) Ducksworth; his brothers Bill (Jewell) Roach, Richard (Trish) Roach Lovejoy; and his sister Carol (Joe) Martinez; along with many extended family members.
Mike was born in Vallejo, Calif., and lived there until he retired from Chevron as an operator/instructor in 2010, he then moved his family to Dallas, a dream of his for many years. He took many trips with David, friends and family to Eastern Oregon -- his paradise for fishing and camping.
He was a devout Christian and active member of Grace Community Church, and also a member of the choir.
Mike spent his life selflessly helping people and families in need giving whatever he could. He will always be loved and missed by all of his family and friends.
Memorial Services will be held at Grace Community Church, 598 E. Ellendale Ave., Dallas, on Monday, July 10, 2017, at 10 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Mike’s name to Grace Community Church. Arrangement under the direction of Bollman’s Funeral Home.