Age 71, a lifelong Riverside resident, Entered Into Eternal Rest early Monday morning, October 2, 2017, following illness. He was born July 10, 1946 in Riverside, California, the beloved son of Marcus and Jennie Rocha. Following high school graduation, Marcus entered the U.S. Army, proudly serving his Country during Vietnam. He leaves his beloved wife, Rose, five children: Marcus Jr (Mary), Armando Sr (Deirdra), Melissa (Fernando), Nanetta (Jesse), and Regina (Adam), & 16 grandchildren: Marcus III, Madalena, Macaela, Armando Jr, Monica, Marcus IV, Jimmy, Cruz, Fernando Jr, MiaElena, Agustin, Jesse, Michael, Marcus, Andrew, Carli, & one great-granddaughter Lilianne.
Funeral Services will be held at Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine, 2858 9th St. Riverside, CA. On Thursday, October 19, 2017.
Viewing begins at 9:30 am – Rosary at 10:15 am and Mass of the Resurrection at 11 am.
Interment with Full Military Honors will follow at the Riverside National Cemetery 22495 Van Buren Blvd. Riverside, CA at 12:45 pm