Nick Roche of Austin, Texas, passed away unexpectedly this week, leaving his family, friends, and the whole comedy community in shock. Raised many concerns regarding his death
According to the report, Nick Roche took his own life after a prolonged battle with depression and severe mental illness. The cause of death was identified when he was found to have a gun-inflicted wound. This unique and talented man left a void in the whole Texas community.
He was from Cheshire, CT, and moved to Austin in 2020 to pursue his comedy career. Nick was a standup comedian who, with his humor, spent a decade as a stage comedian. Before starting his comedy career, he attended Cheshire High School and earned his degree from the University of Connecticut. He was a native of Austin but now lives in Cheshire, Connecticut.
Roche came to his comedian career through his remarkable humor that connects people from other regions. His way of storytelling, which sparks laughter during his energetic performance, is different from the talk of the town. The comedy stage needs the kind of voice he had. Community members put the statement on social media that shows how lively he was.
“The world needs more funny people that often put other’s happiness before their own; just let it NOT be the reason you end it,”
Many of his fans sent tributes for this unexpected loss of their comedian. His performance will be remembered by many of his loved ones. The sudden suicide news raised the concerns of many people regarding the mental issues a comedian has to suffer. Many comedians give audience laughter and entertainment, but deep down, they are battling their mental health. His legacy will be continued through the memories he passed by his performances.
Obituary and funeral
The obituary and funeral will be released by the family soon.