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Vernon H. Roth, 76 09/23/2013 Obituary. (Photo Supplied) (AP)
Vernon H. Roth

Posted on Sept. 23, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

July 19, 1937 - Sept. 22, 2013

SHIPSHEWANA — Vernon H. Roth, 76, of Shipshewana, died at 2:10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at IU Health Goshen Hospital, Goshen, from complications of cancer.

He was born on July 19, 1937, in Cass County, Mo., to Harvey and Mary Ada (Hershberger) Roth. On June 7, 1958, he married Julia Miller. She died March 23, 2012.

Surviving are children Marilyn Roth, Gary (Kathy) Roth, Keith (Gayle) Roth and Robert (Julie) Roth, all of Shipshewana; six grandchildren; and two sisters, Wilma Roth of Goshen and Frances Stalter of Eureka, Ill.

He was preceded in death by his wife, parents and brother, Robert L. Roth.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, at Forks Mennonite Church, 11435 W. 25 S., Middlebury. There will also be one hour of visitation prior to the 10 a.m funeral services Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, also at the church. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Eugene Bontrager and the Rev. Phil Yoder. Burial will be in Townline Cemetery, Shipshewana.

Memorials may be given to Miller-Stewart Funeral Home to help with expenses.