Margaret A. Roth

June 1, 1940 ~ October 17, 2021 (age 81)


YOUNGSTOWN Margaret A. Roth, 81, died Sunday afternoon October 17, 2021 at Park Vista. She was born June 1, 1940 in Youngstown, a daughter of Walter and Ruth McFarland Stere and was a lifelong area resident.

Mrs. Roth, a 1958 graduate of North High School in Youngstown was a member of Churchill United Methodist Church. She was a grill cook for Greyhound Food at General Motors for 20 years, retiring in 1992. Margaret was a member of the 500 Club and enjoyed reading and baking.

Her husband, Dale F. Roth, whom she married September 3, 1960, died October 27, 2010.

She leaves three sons, Richard Roth and his wife Sharron of Hubbard, Kenneth Roth and his wife Jennifer of Hubbard and Gary (Lois Fairfield) Roth of Youngstown; two daughters, Rev. Ruth Roth of Atwater and Carol (David Batton) Roth of Cincinnati; a brother, James Stere and his wife Nancy of Hubbard; a sister, Helen Jones of Hubbard and grandchildren, Kelly Wajda and her husband Thad, Dale John “DJ” Roth and his wife Brittany and Aimee (Pierce Harrington) Schotten; 5 great granddaughters who she called her babies, Gabby Wajda, Macy Roth, Sydney Wajda, Eryn Harrington and Josie Roth. She also leaves many nieces and nephews to cherish her memory.

Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Dale; three brothers, Glenn Stere, Paul “Buzz” Stere and Carl Stere and a sister, Pauline Crytzer.

Family and friends may call on Friday October 22, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Churchill United Methodist Church, 189 Churchill Hubbard Rd., Youngstown, OH 44505. Memorial services will follow at 11:00 AM at the church with Rev. Carolyn Berry officiating.

Memorial donations may be made in Margaret’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

Margaret’s final resting place will be at Fair Oaks Cemetery in New Wilmington.

Arrangements are being handled by the Kelley-Cummins Funeral Home.

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Calling Hours
October 22, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Churchill United Methodist Church
189 Churchill Hubbard Rd.
Youngstown, OH 44505

Memorial Service
October 22, 2021

11:00 AM
Churchill United Methodist Church
189 Churchill Hubbard Rd.
Youngstown, OH 44505


Alzheimer's Association
225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17, Chicago IL 60601

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City OK 73123

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