Beulah (Hughes) Roix

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Beulah (Hughes) Roix

SH Beulah Roix

ROIX, Beulah (Hughes), 90, PRESQUE ISLE, June 2, 2012. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thur., June 7, at 3 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Presque Isle. Arrangements in care of Duncan-Graves Funeral Homes, Presque Isle.

      PRESQUE ISLE – Beulah (Hughes) Roix, 90, passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2012, at a Presque Isle Hospital. Beulah was born on February 13, 1922, in Allagash, the daughter of Thomas and Delia (Jackson) Hughes.
    Beulah is survived by her children and their spouses, Tim and Lee Roix of Washburn, Cheryl and Lee DeMerchant of Presque Isle; grandchildren, Caitlyn and Bryce Roix of Washburn, and Isaac and Sarah DeMerchant of Presque Isle. She also leaves behind a sister, Rose Barnes of Presque Isle, and many nieces and nephews.
    In addition to her parents, Beulah was predeceased by her husband, Ralph Roix; her brother, J. Hampton Hughes; her sisters, Lena Hughes, Doris Kelly, Ellen Walker and Thressa Kelly.
    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, June 7, at 3 p.m., Parish of the Precious Blood, St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Presque Isle, the Very Reverend Jean Paul Labrie officiating. Prior to the funeral at 2 p.m., the Daughters of Isabella will be reciting the rosary at the church. All are welcome to attend. A reception will follow services at the K of C Hall. Committal services will be on Friday, June 8, at 3 p.m. at Fairmount Cemetery in Presque Isle. In lieu of flowers, donations in Beulah’s memory may be made to H.O.P.E. c/o Parish of the Precious Blood, P.O. Box 625, Caribou, ME 04736. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.duncan-graves.com.