Roger A. Beth (1938-2018)
Roger A. Beth, 79, of Paris passed away with his loving family by his side on Monday, May 21, 2018. His strength and will to live helped him to overcome cancer for 17 years. Roger was born in Kenosha, WI to the late Esther (Michaels) and Fred Beth in November 1938. He graduated in 1956 in the first class to attend 4 years at Salem Central High School. On August 8, 1959 he married Sandra Klemens at St. John the Baptist Church. They loved and cherished each other for over 58 years. He spent his entire career as an Electrician at American Motors/Chrysler, retiring in 1991. Most of all Roger loved spending time with his wife, kids and grandchildren as well as other dear family and close friends. Time shared at the cabin Up North with family and friends was the best. He enjoyed fishing, designing and creating woodworking projects, attending his grandchildren’s school and sporting events, and playing cards with friends.
He will always be missed by his wife, Sandra; his 3 children David (Sharon) Beth, Douglas (Becky) Beth, and Deanna (Kurt) Krumm. Also by his grandchildren, Nathan (Mandy), Kenna and Evan Beth, Kazimira and Walker Beth, Parker and Kendall Krumm and by his brothers Brian Beth, Warren (Ruth) Beth, Glenn Beth along with many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters-in-law, Beth (Wilson) Beth and Karen (Krautzer) Beth, nephew, Brian Beth, Jr and niece, Stacy Beth.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 11am at St. John the Baptist Church (1501 – 172nd Avenue, Union Grove). Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at the church, from 4:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.