Manchester, N.H., formerly of Lawrence — Diane DeRoche, 59, of Manchester, N.H., formerly of Lawrence, passed away Monday November 26, 2012 at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, N.H. She was born in Lawrence and was a graduate of Lawrence High School and Northern Essex Community College.
Diane was a registered nurse and worked for many years at Lawrence General Hospital and Merrimack Valley Hospice. She was an avid reader and her world revolved around her grandchildren.
She is survived by her parents, Irvin and Mildred (Hetherington) DeRoche of Lawrence; her son, Jason Bomba and his wife, Cindy of Bedford, N.H.; her brother, Gary E. DeRoche; her grandchildren, Lindsay, Joshua and Chelsea Bomba; and her nephew, Christian DeRoche of West Morland, N.Y.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours and services on Thursday, November 29, from 5 – 8 p.m. at the Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. Funeral services will be during the evening at 6:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Diane’s memory to Merrimack Valley Hospice 360 Merrimack St. Building 9, Lawrence, MA 01843 or Boston Children’s Hospital, 401 Park Dr., Suite 602, Boston, MA 02215-1287. For directions or online condolences please visit www.cataudellafh.com.