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John E. Roach, Jr
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1943
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1966
Corpus Christi
Nueces County
Texas, USA

Portland Man Killed
In Traffic Wreck Here
A 22-year-old Portland man was killed instantly when his motorcycle collided with a car at Greenwood Drive and South Padre Island Drive at 11:20 a.m. today. Dead is John Edward Roach, 112 Ann Drive, Portland. Accident Investigator Henry Garrett said Roach was driving east on South Padre Island Drive and a 1959 sedan, driven by Eugene A. Betancourt, 18, of 1415 Buenos Aires, was going south on Greenwood. The death is the fourteenth traffic fatality of the year in the city. The same number had died in automobile accidents at this time last year, police said.
Corpus Christi Times, Wed., 7/27/1966, pg1

TX Death Certificate -
Occupation: Cleaner, Duraclean Dry Cleaning
Father: John E. Roach, Sr.
Mother: Wanda Brooks
Informant: Wanda Hubbell
Burial: July 29, 1966, Seaside Memorial Park
Seaside Memorial Park
Corpus Christi
Nueces County
Texas, USA
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Originally Created by: Judy B. Forgos
Record added: Nov 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81043261
John E. Roach, Jr
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- Judy B. Forgos
 Added: Nov. 26, 2011

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