Melvin Eugene Roth, 70 of Shadyside, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at Wheeling Hospital.
Melvin was a 1964 graduate of Shadyside High school. He served his country as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corp during the Vietnam Era. He was a retired employee of AEP.
For much of his retirement, Melvin enjoyed motocross racing with his grandson, Jim.
Melvin was preceded in death by his father, Harry E. Roth, Jr., one son and daughter-in-law, James and Chantal Roth.
Surviving are his wife of 46 years, Carolyn Apicella Roth, his mother and stepfather, Mae and Ed Weekley, his son, Marc (Mandy) Roth, his grandson, James Roth, brothers, Harry Vernon (Nancy) Roth and Robert (Diana) Roth , his sister, Beverly McLane and his brother-in-law, Larry (Joyce) Apicella.
A memorial gathering of family and friends will be held at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside, Ohio on Saturday from 12 Noon until time of the Memorial Service at 1 pm with Pastor Tom Thomas officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the OR & W Fire District by going to “TMCFunding.com”.
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