Robert E. “Bob” Roth, 70, of Springfield, died at 8:18 am, Monday, October 8, 2012 at his home. He was born February 19, 1942 in Springfield, to Roland and Gertrude Senger Roth. He married Faye Kruger on May 5, 1995 and she survives.
Also surviving are one daughter Jayne (Nolan) Nosari of Bentonville, AR; three sons, Nick (Toni) Roth of Lebanon, MO, Tim (Peggy) Roth and Terry (Rachael) Roth both of Springfield; one step-daughter, Kristie (Fritz) Pfister of Springfield; one step-son, Todd Hayes of Springfield; eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren; one sister Patricia (Companion: George Nicks) Jones of Springfield; one brother, Richard (Roberta) Roth of Springfield and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Bob was a member of Plumbers Local 137. He was a member of the Springfield Homebuilders Association. He was an avid car lover and loved his family.
He was a home builder and plumber in the Springfield area. He owned and operated Roth Homes for almost 40 years.
Visitation: 5-7 pm, Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10 am, Thursday, October 11, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Brian Schwarberg officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or to the American Lung Association.