MARSHFIELD, Mass. — Services were scheduled here Tuesday for Patrick E. Roche, a co-founder of the Roche Bros. grocery chain. Roche died May 26 at age 83.
Roche founded the Roche Bros chain with his brother Daniel “Bud” Roche in Roslindale, Mass., in 1952. The company operates 18 supermarkets today and remains operated by Pat Roche’s sons Rick and Ed. Pat Roche was a lo