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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
William David Roth


  Dr. William David Roth, 43, Beaverton physician, died suddenly from a heart attack Saturday evening at Nassau, Bahama Islands. Services will be held Friday at 2:00 p.m. at the Beaverton Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Aaron Hyde will officiate and burial will be in the Beaverton Cemetery. Dr. and Mrs. Roth had flown their plane to the Bahamas for a brief vacation. he had laid down for a short nap before dinner Saturday evening and died in his sleep. DR. WILLIAM D. ROTH

  Born Sept. 24, 1922 in White Hall, N. Y., Dr. Roth was the son of Joseph B. and Lula Mae Roth. He and the former Miss Margaret Dunham were married in Detroit July 6, 1946. After graduating from the Univeristy of Michigan, Dr. Roth received a law degree from the Detroit College of Law and praticed several years. He returned to college and graduated from the Kansas City College of Osteopathy & Surgery, Kansas City, Mo., in 1961. He interned at Saginaw and Clare hospitals and moved to Beaverton four years ago to establish his medical pratice. Dr. Roth was a veteran of World War II serving in the navy.

  Survivors include his wife, Margaret; one daughter, Mary Elizabeth; and four sons, Brian D., Joseph C., James William, and Daniel T. Roth; a brother, Donald, of Coraopolis, Pa. Friends may call at the Hall Funeral Home until 11:00 a.m. Friday. .

{Note: Actual Recorded Date of Death is: 4/26/1966 Name: William David Roth}
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WWII - Navy
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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