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Mary M. Roth

May 18, 1922 - June 10, 2014

Mary M. Roth, 92, of Springfield, died at 1:40 pm, Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at St. John’s Hospice. She was born May 18, 1922 in Sangamon County, to Archibald N. and Wilamina “Minnie” Pffafenbach Campbell. She married Harold E. Roth on May 5, 1951 and he preceded her in death on November 12, 2000.

Survivors include two daughters, Kathleen Frasco of Denver, CO and Janet Roth-Shaw of Springfield; two sons, John M. (Jill) Roth of Springfield and Thomas J. (Beth) Roth of Winston, Salem, NC; four grandchildren, Tony (Elizabeth) Frasco of Spearville, KS, Natalie (David) Feild of Greensboro, NC, Bridget Shaw of Springfield and Colin Roth of Winston Salem, NC; five great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and two brothers, Raymond and Roy Campbell.

Mary was a member of Church of the Little Flower and St. Therese Guild. She graduated from Ursuline Academy and later in life was active at the Senior Center and with AARP. She loved reading, working crossword puzzles and enjoyed flower gardening.

Visitation: 4-7 pm, Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with a prayer service at 4 pm.

Rosary: 9 am Friday, June 13, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Mass: 10 am, Friday, June 13, 2014 at Church of the Little Flower with Monsignor John Ossola officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Church of the Little Flower; Little Flower School or Mother Cabrini Shrine in Golden, CO.

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, June 12, 2014

Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

There will be a Rosary at 9 am, on Friday at Staab Funeral Home, prior to leaving for the church.

Service Information

Date: Friday, June 13, 2014

Time: 10:00 am

Church of the Little Flower


800 Adlai Stevenson Drive
Springfield, IL 62703

217 529-1606 Map

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, June 13, 2014

Memorial Information

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