Navy Memorial: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Gilbert Rocha
Gilbert Rocha, age 86, of Swansea, passed away at home Thursday, April 17, 2014. He was the husband of Pauline (Minville) Rocha.
Gilbert was born in Dartmouth, MA, son of the late Manuel and Catherine (Furtado) Rocha. He served in the US Navy during WW II and the Koran War. He was an administrator of the Mildred Alfred Nursing Home in Abington, MA prior to retiring.
Besides his wife of 64 years, he leaves two daughters, Paula Kirkham of Ada, Michigan and Cynthia Cassidy of Somerset and...