Obituaries

John Frank Roth

August 16, 1921 - March 5, 2013

John Frank Roth, 91, of Batavia passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at his home.  He was born August 16, 1921 in Aurora, IL the son of Charles and Anna (nee Behr) Roth.  He was united in marriage to Anna Conroy.  John served in the United States Army during WWII and was a proud recipient of a Bronze Star.  He is survived by his step-daughter Anna (Jeff) Showerman; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.   He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Anna; and his son John Michael Roth. Visitation will be held 1:00 P.M. until 2:30 P.M. Friday, March 8, 2013 at Moss Family Funeral Home 209 South Batavia Ave. Batavia, IL.  Interment will follow the visitation at River Hills Memorial Park in Batavia.

Guest Book

  • Dale Seidel I never met your father, but I want to thank him for his service. He joins an ever growing army of his comrades and forever will shouting out, "Here Sir" when the roll is called. Millions are alive because of his service, and his bronze star has turned to gold.
  • Linda Glass So sorry to hear about your Dad Ann He had a long life and now he is at peace with your Mum.