Alejandro and Rachel Rocha & Belinda Teran Rocha
Alejandro and Rachel Rocha & Belinda Teran Rocha
  • February 26, 1928 - June 7, 2017
  • Dallas, Texas

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Alejandro Rocha was born on February 26, 1928 to Heron Rocha and Dolores Vasquez in McAllen, Texas. Al, as affectionately known by his family, was a devout Catholic and loved traveling. He joined the U. S. Army in 1946, and served until he was honorably discharged.

Al loved to watch the Dallas Cowboys. He also loved to keep track of Cedar Hill High School football, where his grandchildren attended and were active members of the Longhorn band.

He is predeceased by his parents, and his siblings, Maria Rita Montes, Humberto V. Rocha, Sostenes Rocha, and Ricardo V. Rocha.
Al leaves to cherish his memory, four sons and four daughters; twenty-three grandchildren; fifty-three great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Heron Rocha, Jr., Maria de Jesus Perez, and Antonia Rocha; and many other relatives and friends.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested to be made in their name to:
Dallas Fire-Rescue Department Fire Prevention & Investigation Bureau: their outreach program educates Dallas citizens about the dangers of carbon monoxide.

We will update with the exact donation contact information once it is confirmed. For more information please visit:

Visitation will be Sunday, June 18, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. at Grove Hill Funeral Home, 3920 Samuell Blvd, Dallas, TX 75228.
Funeral Services will be Monday, June 19, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Phillip the Apostle Catholic Church, 8131 Military Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75227, and will be followed by Committal Services at 1:30 P.M. at the Dallas Forth Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75211.