- October 24, 1936 - February 24, 2017
- Metairie, Louisiana
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Joseph “Harry” Roth Sr. a lifelong resident of Bucktown passed away on Friday, February 24, 2017. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Barbara Ball Roth, his parents Frank John Roth and Anna May Hamilton Roth and his brother Ike Roth.
He is survived by his children Joseph Roth Jr. (Donna), Gregory C. Roth and Brandi Roth Neidlinger (Keith); grandchildren Kristen R. Bodker, Lynda Lee Roth, Kaitlin Mae Roth, Nikki D. Roth, Keegan N. Neidlinger and Brodie J. Neidlinger; great grandchildren Lilly, Eric Jr., Aubrey and Matthew; and a host of many lifelong friends. He never met a person he didn’t know because everyone’s name was “Harry”.
Joseph served in the United States Navy Reserve and retired from NOPSI (Entergy) after 38 years.
Harry enjoyed hunting , fishing and spending time at his camp on the Chef Pass. He was a champion water-skier and a dedicated Saints fan.
Friends and family are invited to attend a funeral service on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 3 pm to be held in the chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. New Orleans, La. A public visitation will be held from 6 until 8 pm on Friday, March 3, 2017 and Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 12 pm until service time. Interment will follow services and will take place at Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum.
To view and sign the Funeral Guest Book, please visit lakelawnmetairie.com