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Information for Archie Roach
13 July 1911 - 24 October 1985
From The Idaho Press-Tribune
October 1985
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Archie Roach

     Graveside services for Archie I. Roach, 73, of Caldwell, who died Thursday. Oct. 24, at a Boise hospital of natural causes, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.  Pastor Kent Roberts of the Meridian Gospel Tabernacle will officiate.  Services are under the direction of the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
    Mr. Roach was born July 13, 1911, at Sargent, Neb., to Clyde and Albena Kriegle Roach.  He was reared and educated in Sargent and married Dorothy Grace Hunt Dec. 17, 1933, in Taylor, Neb.  In 1936 the couple moved to Marsing where they lived for 37 years.  They moved to rural Caldwell near Lake Lowell in 1975 and had lived there since that time.
    He is survived by two sons, Robert I. Roach and Ron A. Roach, both of Boise; two brothers, Wayne Roach of Grand Island. Neb., and Milo Roach of Minatore, Neb.; a daughter-in-law, Kathy Roach of Meridian; nine grandchildren; two great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his wife in April of 1981; a son, Jim; and a brother.
    Friends may call at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday.  The family suggest memorials may be made to the American Heart Association of Idaho, c/o Dakan Chapel, Box 1386, Caldwell, 83606.


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