Marc Wade Rocca


It is with great sadness the family announce the unexpected passing of Marc Wade Rocca on Monday December 19, 2022 at his residence. Born in Canandaigua, New York in 1964, Marc was a son of Saverio G. and Jacqueline R. (Ogden) Rocca

Marc was an excellent carpenter, known for his meticulous attention to detail and craftmanship. He was also a die-hard Oakland Raiders fan and an avid hunter. His best days were spent on his uncle’s farm in Georgia, with his children. Marc was always loyal to those who knew him closely and his infectious spirit will be greatly missed.

Marc is survived by his parents, one step daughter; Kristie Wade , one brother; Sean (Maria) Rocca, one sister; Jennifer Rocca, both of Saint John, nine nieces and nephews; Massimo, Lucia, Sophia, Rosalie, Juliet, Nicodemus, Gianni, Gia, and Donte .

Marc is predeceased by his two children; Angel Ann Rocca, and Joseph “Joey” Rocca.

The arrangements are under the care and direction of Castle Funeral Home, 309 Lancaster Ave. Saint John, N.B.. A visitation will be held on Friday December 23, 2022 from 11am to 12pm at Holy Redeemer Parish (St. Pius X). A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Redeemer Parish (St. Pius X) on Friday December 23, 2022 at 12:00pm. Interment will take place in Holy Cross Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, donations to Fresh Start would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences can be made at