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Julia Roth


Julia I. Roth, 76, Shipshewana, died Friday, March 23, 2012 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.

    She was born July 24, 1935, in Elkhart County, to John G. and Leona (Bontrager) Miller.

    She was a homemaker and member of Forks Mennonite Church in Middlebury, where she was once active as a Bible and Sunday School teacher.  

    She was married June 7, 1958, in LaGrange County, to Vernon Roth. He survives.

    Also surviving are one daughter, Marilyn Roth, Shipshewana; three sons, Gary (Kathy) Roth, Keith (Gayle) Roth, and Bob (Julie) Roth, all of Shipshewana; and six grandchildren.

    Services were held Monday March 26, at Forks Mennonite Church in Middlebury with Reverend Eugene Bontrager and Reverend Phil Yoder officiating.

    Burial is in Townline Cemetery, Shipshewana.

    Memorials may be directed to Forks Mennonite Church or One Mission Society. 

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral

    Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury was in charge of arrangements.