Alice A. Rocca

Alice A. Rocca

WAUNAKEE–Alice A. Rocca, age 73, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

She was born on Dec. 3, 1940, in Calumet, Mich. She married James Rocca on March 25, 1961, in Madison. Alice worked for U.W. Madison. She enjoyed watching the Badgers and Packers. Alice also enjoyed traveling, ceramics, needle point and video poker. She was very outgoing.

Alice is survived by her children, Brian Rocca, Jeff Rocca and Dawn Cotter; grandchildren, Brittney Ann Cotter, C.J. Cotter, Michelle Rocca, and Samuel Zach; mother-in-law, Margaret Eithun; two brothers-in-law, Bill Pye and Bob (Chris) Rocca; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jim; sister, Jean; and brother, Sonny.

Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Dr., Madison, at 11 a.m., on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Susan G. Komen for the Cure:

Online condolences may be made at

Gunderson East
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Drive