ROTH, JAMES DONALD passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family on Friday, August 11, 2017 at his residence, New Dundee. James was born 67 years ago in New Hamburg, Ontario and was the son of the late Milton and Melinda Roth (Yantzi).
Beloved husband of Kim Roth (Langenegger) with whom he married July 7, 1979. Cherished father to Jeff and his wife Ashley Roth and Christie Roth and Jeff Landry. Special grandpa to Taylor James Landry.
James will be missed by his brothers and sisters; Gerald and his wife Joyce Roth, Margaret Schelter, Betty and husband Larry Gingerich, Karen Davidson, Sharon and husband Don Wilhelm and Jane Roth and brother-in-law Mark and his wife Pat Langenegger and mother in Reta Langenegger. Predeceased by brother John Roth, Sisters May Beale and Helen Mary Roth as well as his brothers-in-law Jack Schelter, and Tony Langenegger and father-in-law Tristano Langenegger. He will be missed by many nieces nephews and friends.
James was a co-founder and operator of Wayco Multi Lift and was one of the founding members of Ultimate Show Down Drag Racing Series which he had a great passion for.
The family of James would like to express a special thank you to Karen Klein, Ben and Christine Caskenette.
As per James’ wishes cremation has taken place. A memorial visitation will take place at the Wilmot Rod and Gun Club, 2607 Bleams Road, Baden on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 1-4 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy would be greatly appreciated to Elmira District Community Living.
Mark Jutzi Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements.