Mirtha Maria Roe
Mirtha Maria Roe
  • March 3, 1927 - July 15, 2017
  • Kingwood, Texas

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Mirtha Maria Roe Michel de Morin passed over Saturday, July 15 at 90 years of age at Northgate Assisted Living home in Spring, TX. Her epic life took her from her birthplace in the Dominican Republic to Canada and New York (Brooklyn), where she met her husband, Henry Everett Roe, who she remained married to for almost 50 years. Mirtha was mobile following the death of her beloved husband in 2001, and traveled to many places, including Canada, France, Spain and Mexico. She loved to oil paint. She enjoyed playing cards, watching TV soaps and novelas, listening to music, and talking to family and friends on the phone. During her independent living at Watercrest at Kingwood, TX, Mirtha taught many of her fellow residents how to play cards for the first time, and made many good friends.

Mirtha was preceded in death by her husband Henry Roe and her youngest son, Raymond Roe. Her remaining children are Diann Roe Greenbaum, of Spring Texas. Cheryl Roe Michel of Frederick, CO and son Andrew Dulis Roe of Severna Park, MD. Mirtha had 7 grandchildren: Brandon Greenbaum of Spring, TX, Scott Greenbaum of Pineville, LA, Vicki Hadwin and Amy Aldridge from Baton Rouge, LA. Liza, Sarah & Marie Roe of Severna Park, MD. Mirtha also had 7 great-grand children: Isaac & Mia Hadwin of Baton Rouge, LA -- and Gregory & Gabriel Greenbaum, Spring, TX, and Ainsley, Abigail & Alex Greenbaum. Mirtha has many extended family members and long-time friends throughout the U.S. and Dominican Republic. She will be missed greatly and forever remain in our hearts.

Her life will be celebrated at Christ the Good Shepherd Church, 18511 Klein Church Road Spring, TX on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 11:00am.