Irene Rocha, 89, of Pine Grove St., Pawtucket passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Miriam Hospital. She was the wife of the late George Rocha.
Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Armand and Phoebe (Amaral) Gregory and stepdaughter of the late Mary (Vincent) Gregory. Irene was employed by the Coro Jewelry Company before she retired. She enjoyed bowling at the East Providence Lanes.
Irene is survived by her half sister, Nancy Rose of Riverside and her stepbrother John Fisher of Johnston. She also leaves many cherished nieces and nephews and her good friend and companion, Ted Such. She was the mother of the late Doreen Rocha and sister of the late James Gregory, Norbert Gregory, Armand Gregory, Jr. and half brother Paul Gregory.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, December 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church, 79 North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be private.