Letitia (Lee) Ann Reardon Roche, 78, of the Stately Pines community, New Bern, died Saturday, May 9, 2015 at CarolinaEast Regional Medical Center in New Bern after a lengthy illness.


Letitia (Lee) Ann Reardon Roche, 78, of the Stately Pines community, New Bern, died Saturday, May 9, 2015 at CarolinaEast Regional Medical Center in New Bern after a lengthy illness.



She was born on May 25, 1936 in New York City. She enjoyed reading and exchanging books with her sister and friends.



Funeral will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Annunciation Catholic Church, Havelock. Interment will be at the St. Joseph’s Cemetery at St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church, New Bern.



She is survived by her sister, Carol Mary Sisk of Bluffton, S.C.; two daughters, Barb Roche Froede of Emerald Isle and Lynn Roche Phillips of Lexington, Ky.; one son, Bob Roche of Morehead City; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.



Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Annunciation Catholic Church.



In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org.



Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home and Crematory, New Bern.