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“To the Roderick FamilyI am deeply sorry for your loss.I had the pleasure of working with Michael at Dunkin. He was a kind and caring man always...Read More »
1 of 23 | Posted by: Jean Matiyosus - Abington, MA

“I was saddened to learn of Michael's sudden passing. My thoughts and prayers are with his family. I have good memories of working with Michael on the...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: David DeVore - South Easton, MA

“Meredith,My heart is broken for you and your boys. Please know that I'm praying for your family and will continue to do so. ”
3 of 23 | Posted by: Heather Konieczka - Foxborough, MA

“Love and sincere condolences from Kennedy-Donovan Center, Cape Cod ”
4 of 23 | Posted by: Juliane Dillon - Family Friend

“You will be missed ”
5 of 23 | Posted by: Heatg Haydon - Van Buren, AR

“Our thoughts & prayers are with you all. Sending love from Sydney, Australia xoxo ”
6 of 23 | Posted by: Andrew, Megan, Olivia & Jack Toole - FL

“Michael was an absolute joy to work with at Dunkin. The most helpful and genuine person. Rest in peace. Saying Prayers for you all at this time. ”
7 of 23 | Posted by: Katie D'Entremont - North Easton, MA

“Meredith, I do not know you personally but I was a mom who carpooled Michael to school. I was always so aware of his kind, gentle light. I was so...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Donna Centamore - Plymouth, MA

“Mike and I went to school together our whole lives, starting in Kindergarten. As everyone has stated, Mike was one of the kindest, most caring,...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Meghan Teague - North Easton, MA

“I didn't know Michael for very long, but for the short time we worked together, he left a forever imprint on me. He had an incredibly genuine spirit...Read More »
10 of 23 | Posted by: Stephanie Quirk - Bridgewater, MA

“Michael's family: I'm so sorry for your loss. May all the wonderful memories bring a smile to your faces at this difficult time. Rest easy Michael ”
11 of 23 | Posted by: Angela Fazio - Coworker

“Rest In Peace, sweet, gentle and kind man. I was always so appreciative of all the coaching you offered me. And it wasn't just me. You wanted so...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Trudi Partillo - North Attleboro, MA

“Godspeed, Michael ”
13 of 23 | Posted by: Trudi Partillo - Friend

“What a beautiful obituary. It could not have been written any better. Such a true and genuine way to portray the beautiful person he was. He has...Read More »
14 of 23 | Posted by: "Lynnie" Roderick - NH - Family

“We are just so saddened by this wonderful young man's passing. Michael was just an incredible friend to our family and especially a best friend to...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Jonathan Coe - North Easton, MA

“SME, I can't remember a time that I didn't know you or that you weren't just a "click" away. I can't remember a time that you forgot my work...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Lisa Racine - Weymouth, MA

“Michael I loved our political banter on Facebook and so enjoyed you coming to the Shiva events I hosted ... Your smile was bright and will continue...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: Allison Leonard - North Easton, MA

“Michael,I will always remember your smile and compassion for others.. You were certainly one of my favorite children to coach, one I will never...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: CARL TURNER - NORTH EASTON, MA

“We are so very sorry for your loss. God Bless him and RIP. ”
19 of 23 | Posted by: Sharon & John Tozier - Fall River, MA

“Mike was a nieghborhood chilhood friend of mine and my brother..Used to play whiffleball in his back yard and in the park...basketball in my driveway...Read More »
20 of 23 | Posted by: Dan Shyne - Easton, MA - Friend

“I attended school with Mike, and will always remember his as one of the true good people in this world. He always had a friendly smile and was...Read More »
21 of 23 | Posted by: Angela Boyd - Classmate

“Gone but not forgotten ”
22 of 23 | Posted by: Cathy (Roderick)April - Easton, MA

“I love you to pieces Uncle Mike. Always have, always will. May you rest in the sweetest peace! Xoxo ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: Lynn Roderick - NH - Family


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WHITMAN---Michael A. Roderick, 40, of Whitman, formerly of Easton, passed away unexpectedly on March 1, 2020. He was the devoted husband of Meredith M. (Witman) Roderick for 10 love filled years.

Born in Stoughton, a son of Carol (Mixer) Roderick of Easton and the late Leslie Roderick, he was raised in Easton and was a 1997 graduate of Oliver Ames High School. Michael loved being there for others in any way he could. He enjoyed mentoring younger kids during his time as a little league baseball umpire. He was the one in the neighborhood that brought everyone together especially when he put his attention to detail into making his very own Green Monster in his backyard.

Michael began his working career with Security Federal Savings Bank as branch manager and later as the loan servicing officer. He later took a position with Dunkin' Brands of Canton where he worked as a senior manager in contract administration. Michael's passion was helping all of this team members and coworkers grow personally and professionally.

Michael enjoyed experiencing the awe and wonder of Disney during trips with his family. You could find his infectious smile at a Rev's game, a summer day at the pool, grilling with friends and family or just relaxing on the couch at home. It made you feel warm and loved whenever you were near him.

Michael shared his unwavering faith in the Lord with everyone he came in contact with. He lived and served in God's love and shared his light with all those around him.

In addition to his wife Meredith and his mother, he is survived by his children, Matthew Roderick and Nathan Roderick both of Whitman and Michael Roderick and Eva Roderick both of East Bridgewater; his siblings, Juli Beth Anderson of Dighton, Jeffrey Anderson and his wife Susan of Plymouth, Brendon Anderson and his wife Susan of Pembroke, Peter Roderick of Taunton, Leslie Roderick and his wife Kathy of Brockton, Tommy Roderick of East Bridgewater, Cathy April of Easton, Bobby Roderick of Wareham, and Ella Hayward and her husband Don of Wareham; also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late Charles "Chuck" Anderson, Roy Roderick, Frederick Roderick and Edward Roderick.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. in Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton. A memorial service will be held on Monday at 10:00 a.m. in Grace Chapel, 101 Wales Ave, Avon, MA. 02322. In lieu of flowers donations in Michael's memory may be sent to Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation, PO Box 1153, 8 Sorrento Drive, Osprey, FL. 34229. For directions or condolences visit www.kanefuneralhome.com