Ronald James Roque, a former resident of the Poconos and North East Philadelphia, passed away on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at his residence in North Wales. He was 81.
Ronald was the loving husband and father and enjoyed 60 years of marriage with his wife Shirley H. Roque
In addition to his wife, Ronald is survived by his 6 children, Elizabeth Roque-Swezy (Lewis) James Roque (Mary), Theresa Carter (Thomas) Melissa Skiba
(Stephan) Ronald Roque (Cheryl) and Mark Roque. He is also survived by over 25 grandchildren and great grandchildren, as well as his two sisters Ruth Herbolsheimer and Rita Roque.
Born in Manila, Philippines, during World War II, Ronald was a son of the late Marciano Roque, Chief Petty Officer and Navy Band Master, and Helen Clark Roque.
Ronald was the youngest of 5 children, two brothers, Richard and Robert and two sisters Ruth and Rita.
After Retiring in 1993, from the US Government as a Revenue Protection Specialist, he would spend his free time on the golf course, a sport he loved and would most likely say he mastered.
Memorial services celebrating Ronald’s life will start with a remembrance time from 10:00AM - 11:00 AM with a memorial service immediately following on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Church of the Messiah, 1001 Dekalb Pike, Lower Qwynedd, PA