Patricio "Pat" Rojas Sr.

March 17, 1927 – November 10, 2020
Place of Birth: 
Puerto Rico
Place of Death: 
Newark, New York
Newark, New York

Calling Hours

November 13, 2020 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Service Event Information

November 14, 2020 - 11:00am
St. Michael Church
401 S. Main St.
Newark, NY 14513


Newark Cemetery
North Main Street
Newark, NY 14513

Patricio “Pat” Rojas Sr.

Newark—Patricio Rojas St., 93, died on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at DeMay Living Center.

Friends may call on Friday, November 13th from 5-7 PM at the Paul L. Murphy and Sons Funeral Home, 127 East Miller St., Newark, NY. A Mass of Chrisitian Burial will be celebrated at 11 AM on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at St. Michael Church, 401 S. Main St., Newark, NY. Burial will be in Newark Cemetery.

Memorials, in Pat’s name, may be made to the Josh Rojas Foundation, PO Box 17507, Rochester, NY 14617( or the Alzheimer’s Assoc., Rochester Chapter, 435 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester, NY 14620.

Mr. Rojas was born on March 17, 1927 the son of the late Domingo and Francisca Martinez Rojas. He was a communicant of St. Michael Church in Newark. He started his career at Jackson and Perkins and then went to Spring Valley. He retired from Newark-Wayne Community Hospital after 20 years. He was a master gardner. The family would like to thank everyone at the DeMay Living Center for taking care of him.

Pat is survived by his wife Carmen; his children Geraldo (Kristin) Rojas, Gloria (Darrin) Frizelle, Francisca (John) Parker, Patricio (Kristan) Rojas Jr., Gladys (Matthew) Shields, Pedro (Lisa) Rojas, Pablo (Mary) Rojas, Ricardo (Juanita) Rojas; 14 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; 11 siblings.





Many memories to warm our hearts! 

What a remarkable man Mr. Rojas was. When I worked at Newark Hospital, I would see him doing his job. He was always so pleasant and he would always speak to me. I will always remember him. He will be missed.

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