Obituary

Barbara Roth

The Nebraska Signal

08 Dec 1999

Transcribed by Sharlene Miller

Barbara A. Roth, 60, widow of Kenneth Roth of Seward, died Saturday, Dec. 4, 1999. She was born Feb. 1, l939 at Beaver Crossing.

She was a graduate of Beaver Crossing High School in 1956; a member of Bellwood Mennonite Church, Milford; vice president of Mennonite Women; an active member in Cancer support group in Seward; and a retired 25 year employee of Memorial Health Care Systems in Seward.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph F. and Marie (Roth) Schweitzer; husband, Kenneth; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ezra and Mattie Roth; brother-in-law, Ervin Nichols.

She is survived by her children and their spouses, Peggy and Rob Fry of Perkasie, Penn.; Douglas and Lori Roth of Geneva; Paula Roth of Omaha; five grandchildren, Brittni and Brooke Roth, Abigail, Robbie and Benjamin Fry; step mother-in-law, Susan Roth of Milford; sisters, LaVaughn and Wayne Detweiler of Gresham and Zelma Nichols of Beaver Crossing; brother, Robert Schweitzer of Phoeniz, Ariz.; sisters-in-law, Sharon Schweitzer of Phoenix, Ariz., Doretta and Ralph Schweitzer of Milford, Imagene and Darold Burkey of Milford; Julie and Ken Hafer of Seward; brothers-in-law, Clifford and Sandy Roth of Fremont, Lonnie and Jeannie Roth of York.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 1999 at 2 p.m. at Bellwood Mennonite Church with the Rev. Marilyn Kym officiating.

Burial was held at the Seward Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the family