James P. Roach

July 7, 1935 ~ July 24, 2022 (age 87)

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SALEM - James P. Roach, 87, passed away on Sunday, July 24, 2022 at Crandall Nursing Home in Sebring. He was born on July 7, 1935 in Hanoverton, OH to the late Paul and Ruth (Crawford) Roach.

James graduated from Minerva High School, he was a Charter Member of Salem Community Center and an avid Mount Union football fan.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Roach (Hunter) of Salem, whom he married November 21, 1967; sons, Jeff Roach of Homeworth and Jason (Tabatha) Roach of Seattle; and four grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his sister, Barbara McGuire of Jeffersonville, Kentucky and brother, Stanley Roach.

Private services to be held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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