Betty Genevieve Roach, age 89, of Casper, passed away August 6, 2017 at Life Care Center of Casper. Betty was born October 16, 1927 in Casper to Frank and Veronica (Cernackey) Pavelka. In 1945, Betty graduated from Natrona County High School. She was employed with Kmart for more than 13 years before retiring in 1983. Betty was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Betty was an avid bowler and enjoyed baking for friends and family.
In addition to her parents, Betty was also preceded in death by her loving husband, Fred Roach, son, Fred Roach Jr., and grandson, Andrew Chambers. She is survived by son, Larry Roach, daughter, Diann (Walt) Anderson, daughter, Carolyn (Darrell) Chambers, 4 grandchildren, sisters, Rose Day and Liz Read.
The family will receive guests on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 5:00 pm until the beginning of the Rosary at 7:00 pm at Newcomer Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will begin Friday at 1:00pm at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with interment to follow at Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery in Evansville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels or Saint Joseph's Children's Home in Betty's memory.
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