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PHOTOS: Honoring Stephanie Rochon’s legacy

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Posted at 5:55 PM, Jun 03, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-03 17:55:54-04

STEPHANIE COLLAGELongtime WTVR CBS 6 anchor Stephanie Rochon passed away June 3, 2015, after a battle with cancer. Stephanie was an honored journalist whose broad intellect, natural curiosity and captivating personality opened hearts across Central Virginia.

In her final weeks, she found peace and even gave strength to many of us as we struggled to say goodbye. Our thoughts remain with her family at this difficult time. An extended family of countless viewers and friends around the country are also mourning Stephanie’s death. We invite you to sign her guestbook, here. 

During her time in Richmond, one of her closest friends was colleague Reba Hollingsworth. Reba shared her thoughts and memories following the passing of her best friend, here. 

Her reporting and community outreach brought her close to thousands of Central Virginians and countless others. Please enjoy these photos of Stephanie, and her wonderful smile. Her obituary can be read here.