ALVIN WILLIAMSON ROCHESTER, also known as “Ali”, aged 70, of New Orleans, St. Michael, entered into rest on June 08, 2022. Esteemed tailor, National Coach Selector for the Barbados Football Association, long-time football coach/organizer for the Beverley Hills and New Orleans out-of-season football tournaments, youth mentor/advocate, and taxi vans owner; Graduate of St. Leonard’s Boys School.
Son of the late Albert Jordan and Daphne Skinner -Jordan.
Loving Father of Lisa Blackman-Rivera, Lona Marecheau-Peerson and Liza Blackman.
Grandfather of Austin, Freyja and Isla.
Partner of Kadian Knight.
Father-in-law of Aram Rivera and Mark Peerson.
Brother of Barbara Layne, Elbena, Sandra and Rochelle Rochester, Judy Holder, Diana Thomas, the late Ronald, Bert and Edison Rochester.
Brother-in-law of Orgean Layne, Nigel Holder and Edmund Thomas.
Father figure to Miracle Rouse.
Uncle of Donovan and Wayne Layne, Beverley Beckford, Nigel Frank, Oliver and Theo Holder, Tari McAllister, Shawn Rochester, Yannick Catlin, Reco Renaco and Renado Simmons, Manisha Alleyne, Redeno Rochester.
Great-Uncle of many.
A service of celebration and thanksgiving will be held on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at St. Leonard Anglican Church, where relatives and friends are asked to be meet at 2:30 p.m. for the service, followed by the interment. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 12:00 p.m. on Thursday. Kindly note that all COVID-19 protocols will be in effect.