Marvin J. Roth, 80, of Fayette, Ohio, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008, at Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon, Ohio.
He was born March 19, 1928, in Franklin Township, Ohio, the son of Clarence and Sarah (Frame) Roth. He married Jane A. LaSalle Sept. 30, 1956, in Winameg, Ohio, and she survives.
Marvin retired from Whitmer Heating and Plumbing in Wauseon in 2007, with 40 years of service. He also farmed all of his life. Marvin was a member of the Fayette Christian Church. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, hunting, fishing, camping and playing cards. He was an avid sports fan who proudly supported the Fayette Athletic Boosters.
Surviving besides his wife are two daughters, Sue (and Greg) Armstrong of Fayette, and Tina (and Brad) Rufenacht of Pettisville, Ohio; five grandchildren, Heather (and Todd) Nosker, Heath Armstrong, Tanner, Jaelyn, and Logan Rufenacht; and one great-grandson, Cameron Nosker.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four sisters, Wanda Leininger, Winona Graf, Marjorie Garrow and Boneta Dominique; and one brother, Morris Roth.
Funeral Services are planned at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, at Eagle Funeral Home in Fayette with Rev. Gene Sugg officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant View Union Cemetery in Fayette. Visitation is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may make memorial contributions to Fayette Christian Church or to the Fayette Athletic Boosters.