Travel Nav 06

Sally U. (Fairbanks) Roche

October 27, 1938 ~ September 24, 2022 (age 83) 83 Years Old
Read more about the life story of Sally and share your memory.    
Obituary Image

Obituary

Uxbridge- Sally U. (Fairbanks) Roche, 83, passed away Sat., Sept. 24, 2022 at Boston Medical Center after a period of declining health. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Raymond V. Roche Sr.
        She is also survived by her 3 children, Raymond Roche Jr. and his wife Grace of Uxbridge, Theresa Clifton and her husband Bruce of Mendon, and Cheryl Bedard and her husband Greg of Uxbridge; 5 grandchildren Mathew Bedard and his wife Allie of Hudson, NH, Jennifer D’Agostino and her husband Domenic of Uxbridge, Stephanie Clifton and her fiancé Ray Pemberton of Uxbridge, Shawn Clifton and his girlfriend Dena Lombardi of Mendon, and Andrew Roche of Uxbridge; her great-granddaughter Madelyn Rose; 2 siblings, Arthur “Art” Fairbanks and his wife Anne of Hopkinton and Madeline Ledin of Rockland, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Robert Fairbanks. Born in Canton, MA on October 27, 1938 she was the daughter of Alfred and Madeline (Martin) Fairbanks, and grew up in Hopkinton. 

        A graduate of Hopkinton High School Class of 1956, Sally was a homemaker, but also worked at St.’s Variety and Lynch’s both in Uxbridge, and the Donut Hole in Mendon. She enjoyed staying home to raise her children and worked as a crossing guard at her children’s school. She loved her family dearly, especially her grandchildren, and was happy to help care for them when they were children. 

         Over the years Sally enjoyed travelling the country with her Ray in their motorhome, and spending winters in Florida, especially St. Petersburg, and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Always active she enjoyed walking, bike riding, crafting, and spending time with her grandkids.  

         Family and friends will gather for a celebration of Sally’s life will be held on on Friday, October 14, 2022 from 12-4 PM at the VFW Post 1385, 13, Cross Rd.,Uxbridge, for all who would like to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to: The American Kidney Fund, https://www.kidneyfund.org or to: The Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research, 415 Crossways Park Drive, Suite D, Woodbury, New York 11797. To leave a condolence message for her family please visit: www.Jackmanfuneralhomes.com

 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Sally U. (Fairbanks) Roche, please visit our floral store.


Services

Celebration of Life
Friday
October 14, 2022

12:00 PM
VFW Post 1385
13 Cross Rd.
Uxbridge, Massachusetts 01569

Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Ongoing
Online Event
profile

In Loving Memory Of

Sally Roche

October 27, 1938-September 24, 2022




Look inside to read what others
have shared

Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book.   


Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Ongoing
Online Event

profile

In Loving Memory Of

Sally Roche

October 27, 1938-September 24, 2022




Look inside to read what others have shared


Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book.   


SHARE OBITUARY

© 2023 Jackman Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility