Joyce L. "Peggy" Roth, 78, residing at 2717 N. Bayview Lane, Sandusky, passed away unexpectedly Saturday afternoon, Jan. 13, 2007, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Main Campus.
She was born April 12, 1928, in Sandusky. After raising her children, she was employed by Sears, Merchant of Venus, and Citizens Banking Company. She was a member of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Sandusky.
Peggy was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed playing cards with her card club.
She is survived by her husband, Ronald J. Roth, whom she married March 26, 1947; her daughter, Carol (Bob) Guerra of Sandusky; six sons, Dan (Susan) Roth, Mike (Mary Lou) Roth, Paul (Paula) Roth, Tim (Debbie) Roth, David (Lori) Roth and Dean (Kris) Roth, all of Sandusky; 20 grandchildren, Jill, Sarah, Ryan, Matt, Gia, Derek, Todd, Kelly, Renee, Nathan, Trevor, Cory, Dusty, Barry, Jonathan, Brandon, Elise, Brittan, Erika, and Marina; 12 great-grandchildren; and her brother, Richard (Pauline) Schuster of Florida.
Her parents, Alfred and Dalee (Baker) Schuster, preceded her in death.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Groff Funeral Home, 1607 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, where prayer services will be at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday followed by a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 510 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. The Rev. Marty Nassr will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Sandusky.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, 1689 E. 115th St., Cleveland, OH, 44106; Commons of Providence Alzheimer's Unit, 5000 Providence Drive, Sandusky; or to Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church.
Condolences may be sent to www.grofffuneralhomes.com.