Obituary: Lester Roach


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Lester Roach, 75, of Carmel, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on March 30. He was born on July 20, 1940, in Indianapolis, the son of the late Lester and Lucile (Sumner) Roach.  He married Rita Hazlewood on Dec. 14, 1962.

Lester proudly served in the U.S. Air Force.  He was a driver for Yellow Freight Companies. He was a member of Carmel Lutheran Church.

Lester is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Rita Roach; three children, David (Sandi) Roach, Deanna (Mark) Joseph, and Michael (Laura) Roach; grandchildren, Sierra Roach, Makayla, Matthew and Michael Joseph, and Jordan Roach; a brother, George (Kathy) Roach; and nieces and nephew.

Private services were held on April 4 with Flanner and Buchanan – Carmel.


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