William Terence "Bill" Roach

Aug. 7, 1938 - May 8, 2013
William "Bill" Terence Roach, known to his family as Terry, passed away peacefully at home in Vacaville, on May 8. Bill was born on Aug. 7, 1938, in Santa Monica, to parents, William Austen Roach and Ruth Wood Hill. Bill and his wife, Gail lived in El Cerrito, from 1973-2000, at which time they moved to Coupeville, Whidbey Island, in Washington State, where they resided until 2011. Bill was active in the Richmond Lodge of the Masonic Order, serving as Lodge Master in 1989, and was a member of both the Blue Lodge and York Rite Masonic organizations.
Bill is survived by his wife of 52 years, Gail Howland Roach; sons, John Roach and Alan Roach (Alicia), and daughter, Kelly Barry; grandchildren, Robert Roach, Dominique Roach, Nickolas Roach, Bianca Roach, Samantha Roach, and Ryan Roach.

Published in The Reporter on May 14, 2013