Raymond F. Roth Jr.
Died at home September 27th. Son of the late Raymond Francis Roth Sr. and Mary (Rolwing) Roth, he is survived by his loving wife of 54 years Jane (Hackett) Roth, daughter Anne Roth Fernandez (Gonzalo), Peter Roth (Lisa), Mark Roth (Maureen), and Michael Roth (Karen).
Ray was the grandfather of Margaret (Alex) Hager, Max, Madeline, Lola, Ella, Cecelia, Catherine, Claire, Andrew, Caroline, Auggie, and was soon to be a great-grandfather. Brother of Jeanne Roth Weismantel (Late William) and David A. Roth (Suzanne). Brother in-law of the late Patty and Bob Singer, Jackie and Vincent DelMedico, Patsy Taylor (Late Tom), Pete and Sandy Hackett, Tobin and Janet Grim, Doug and Patty Grim, Kathleen and Dick Stahl, Carrie Merritt (Late Tom), and Mollie and Bill Beatty. Ray has many loving nieces and nephews in St. Louis and throughout the entire US.
Ray was a proud graduate of St. Louis University High School and the University of Notre Dame. After completing a degree in Philosophy from Notre Dame Ray then served 3 adventurous years in the USMC retiring as a Captain. He then completed an MBA at Washington University in St. Louis. His next 33 years were spent as a loyal salesman at IBM. Fun and joy with his family and friends was always first on his agenda. Golf, Thursday lunches with his lifelong grade school (OLOL) buddies, his church, and remodeling houses for family and Habitat for Humanity were his favorite activities.
Services: Tuesday, October 2nd. Visitation at Incarnate Word Catholic Church, 13416 Olive Blvd, Chesterfield, from 9:30am to 11am. Funeral Mass at 11am followed by interment at St. Peter’s Cemetery on Geyer Road in Kirkwood.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to one of Ray’s favorite charities, IW St. Vincent de Paul or Habitat for Humanity.