Claudette P. Kiley Rocha

March 20, 1936December 25, 2017

Claudette P. (Levesque) Kiley Rocha, age 81, of Pawtucket and formerly of Somerset, passed away Monday, December 25, 2017 at Pawtucket Skilled Nursing Center. She was the wife of Fernando “Fred” Rocha to whom she has been married for the past thirty years and the late Robert P. Kiley.

Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Bernadette (Rouleau) Levesque. A 1954 graduate of Somerset High School, Claudette was an Administrative Assistant at Coca Cola for many years. Claudette loved the Boston Red Sox and enjoyed nothing more than keeping things clean.

She is survived by one daughter, Sharon Grant and her husband Richard of Manchester, NH; one son, Robert Kiley of Somerset; three grandsons, Benjamin, Nathaniel and Adam; three brothers, Richard Levesque and his wife Donna of Tiverton, Paul Levesque also of Tiverton, David Levesque of Somerset and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Madeline Bachand.

Her visitation will be held on Saturday, December 30, 2017 from 8:30 to 9:30AM in the Waring-Sullivan Home at Rose E. Sullivan, 866 County St., Somerset, followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM in St. Patrick’s Church, 306 South St., Somerset. Burial in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery, Somerset. For tributes or directions, please visit:


  • Visitation Saturday, December 30, 2017
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, December 30, 2017
  • Burial Saturday, December 30, 2017

Claudette P. Kiley Rocha

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Lea Ann and Claude Pilotte

January 5, 2018

We were so saddened to learn of your mom's passing.
Expressing our condolences from afar is difficult, but please know that our hearts go out to you and your family in this time of great sadness.
We are sending you love and support from afar and are hopeful that the fond memories you hold in your heart will bring you comfort and help ease your pain.

Robert Kiley

December 28, 2017

I'm not quite sure what this "mamma's boy" is going to do without you mom, but if I keep everything neat and clean I guess things will work out. You always supported me without question, and praised me when it wasn't deserved. In 1969, when I was 3, you went to a Red Sox game. I cried on the back porch because I thought you were never coming back. Thank you for coming home that day and staying for the next 48 years. I will miss you forever.

Sharon Grant

December 27, 2017

Love you Mom with all my heart and soul, right now I can't imagine how it's going to be without you!