Rita Gaye Rocha
October 13, 1935 - June 22, 2017
Rita passed away peacefully June 22, 2017 at home in Phoenix, Oregon. Rita was born October 13, 1935 in Brownwood, Texas to Maxwell and Ruby Fletcher.
She married Alfred Rocha in Watsonville, California June 20, 1954.
Rita worked as an account manager at Harry & David until retirement. Rita loved working in her garden and playing card games with her special group of friends. She was a talented home hobbyist, and loved reading.
She is survived by her two sons, Marc (Sheryl) of Eugene, Ore. and Wayne of Phoenix, Ore; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Lavert and Robert Fletcher.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred; her parents; and brother, Waylon Fletcher.
There will be a celebration of life and potluck from 1:00-4:00 p.m., Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Creekside Estates 4601 S. Pacific Hwy, Phoenix Ore. Please bring fond memories and anecdotes to share.
Please visit www.memorygardensmortuary.com to sign the guest book.