Marvin Roth

Friday, April 28, 2017

Marvin Roth

April 26, 1930 - April 14, 2017

LINCOLN, Neb. — Marvin Roth of Lincoln, (formerly of Nebraska City), passed away at home on April 14, 2017.

Marvin began his life on April 26, 1930, in McCook, Neb., born to John and Anna Roth. Upon graduating from McCook High School, Marvin married Phyllis Hershberger of Culbertson, Neb.; they were married for almost 65 years. Phyllis preceded Marvin in death on March 7, 2015.

Marvin will be dearly missed by daughter, Susan and husband, Jeff; son, John and wife, Peggy; son, Terry and wife, Pam; son, Gregg and wife, Miriam; son, Kirwin “Ki” and wife, Michelle; grandchildren, Andrea “Andi” Hart, Corey (Sima) Hart, Heather (Derek) Bothern, Justin (Emily) Roth, Christine (Chris) Johanson, Alicia Roth, Kevin Roth, Evan Roth, Cole Roth and Kaden Roth; great-grandchildren, Jordan Bothern, Emma Bothern, Andrew Morris, Shayda Hart and Lyla Johanson.

He is also survived by his sister, Jeanette Reynolds and was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, John Roth, Jr.; Mary Uhrich; Pauline Walters; Hank Roth; Ruben Roth; Ray Roth; Ed Roth; Lorraine Hoffman; Louisa Roth; and Al Roth.

Private inurnment was at Camp Creek Cemetery, rural Nebraska City, Neb. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Marvin’s name may be directed to the family for later designation to his favorite charities.

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Marshall Funeral Chapel of Nebraska City is in charge of arrangements.