Becky Rojas (Leedberg)
Loving wife, mother, and daughter
Becky E. (Leedberg) Rojas, 37, of Tacoma, Washington, formerly of Strong/Shapleigh/South Berwick, Maine, died peacefully May 20, 2018, in Washington, after a courageous battle with bronchiectasis, surrounded by her loving family. She was an amazing person who survived childhood cancer and was the beloved wife of Denny R. Rojas, with whom she celebrated 5 years of marriage.
Born in Farmington, Maine, June 16, 1980, the daughter of Melvin E. Sr. and Gail (Pilato) Leedberg of Strong, Maine. She received her early education in the Shapleigh Maine school system and graduated from Marshwood High School with the Class of 1998. She attended York County Community College in Wells.
She met Denny while working for Norwegian Cruise Lines. They married on February 14, 2013, eventually settling in Tacoma to raise their three children.
In addition to her husband, she is survived a daughter, Evelyn K. Rojas, and two sons, Samuel I. Rojas and Oscar R. Rojas. Three brothers, Melvin E. Jr. and Laura Leedberg of Saco, ME, Lionel T. and Sarah Leedberg of St. Louis, MI, and Troy T. and Lily Leedberg of Hampton, NH. Four sisters, Dorene M. and Mark Browder of Frisco, TX, Deirdre A. Leedberg of N. Waterboro, ME, Nina J. and George Csank of Lennox, MA, and Darcy B. and Laben Barr of Kittery, ME. Her father-in-law Ruben Rojas, and mother-in-law, Marielena Carrion. Also by several nieces and nephews, loving aunts and uncles, cousins, and dear friends. She was the granddaughter of the late Frederick J. Sr. and Mary H. Pilato, and Clarence O. and Loretta B. Leedberg.
ROJAS - In Washington, May 20, 2018. Becky E. (Leedberg) Rojas, of Tacoma, WA, formerly of Strong/Shapleigh/South Berwick, ME, aged 37 years. Beloved wife of Denny R. Rojas. Friends will be received at the MORSE-BAYLISS Funeral Home, 122 Princeton Boulevard, Lowell, on Tuesday from 4 until 8 PM. Her Funeral Service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday at 10 AM. Interment in St. Joseph Cemetery, Chelmsford. Funeral Director, Frederick W. Healy.