Michael A. “Mike” Rocha, age 41, died unexpectedly Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013.
He worked at Sauder Woodworking in Archbold for the past year.
Mike was born in Wauseon on April 1, 1971, the son of Andres and Margaret (Palacios) Rocha.
He attended Bowling Green State University, the Pittsburg Institute of Art, and Ashford University.
He is survived by his children; Alyssa Rocha, Alexa Rocha and Nicholas Rocha, all of Toledo; father and stepmother, Andres and Nelda Rocha, Jr. of Archbold; brothers and sisters, Tony (Christie) Rocha of San Antonio, Texas, Julie (Jeff Myers) Rocha of Toledo, Jason (Kandi) Reno of Defiance, Gwen (Brandon DeGroff) Maley of Archbold, Casey (Justin) Glover of Wauseon, Andres (Alyssa Havlett) Rocha, III of Delta, Hector Alvarado, Jr. of Toledo, Michelle Alvarado of San Antonio, Texas, Danielle Alvarado of Toledo; stepfather, Hector Alvarado, Sr. of San Antonio, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Margaret.
Visitation will be held on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Edgar Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday at Crossroads Evangelical Church in Wauseon.
The family requests that memorial contributions be given to the charity of the family’s choice.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.grisierfh.com. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon has been entrusted with arrangements.