Frances Tortorich Roth
Frances Tortorich Roth
  • January 13, 1927 - November 14, 2017
  • Metairie, Louisiana

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Frances Tortorich Roth, age 90, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 14, 2017.

She was the beloved wife of the late Charles R. Roth for 54 years. She was the devoted mother to Mary Frances Darre’ (John), C.J. Roth (Linda) and Mary Susan Battle (Clarke).

Beloved grandmother of Elizabeth O’Malley (Ryan), Stephen Darre’ (Claire), Kurt Darre’ (Suzi), Randy Roth and Callie Battle.

Also great-grandmother of Charlie Darre’ and Patrick O’Malley. She was preceded in death by her only brother Joseph C. Tortorich and brothers-in-law Emile and Emory Roth.

Frances was a proud graduate of Sacred Heart of Jesus High School Class of 1945. She lived her Catholic faith by devoting her life to her family and always being there for everyone.

The family will be forever grateful for the loving care she received from Diane Smith and her staff at Sunrise of Metairie and Lisa DiMarco from Heart of Hospice. Granny will be missed by everyone who knew her.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service in the Chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans, on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Lake Lawn Park.