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Zion Lutheran Church, Scotland
Wednesday October 14th, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am

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Zion Lutheran Church, Scotland
Wednesday October 14th, 2020

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Laverna Roth

Laverna Roth, age 92, of Scotland, SD passed away Friday, October 9, 2020 at Oakview Terrace in Freeman. Her funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, October 14th at the Zion Lutheran Church at Scotland. Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service on Wednesday.
At the Roth family request, masks are to be worn and social distancing is encouraged.
Laverna was born February 6, 1928 at Freeman, South Dakota. Her parents were Otto and Mathilda (Rieb) Huber. She was baptized and confirmed at the Heilbronn Trinity Lutheran Church of rural Freeman. On April 24, 1949 she married Adolph Roth. They farmed in the Olivet, South Dakota area until 1976 when they moved to Scotland. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, she taught Sunday school and confirmation school for some years. She also was employed at the Good Samaritan Center at Scotland for a number of years.
Survivors include her two sons, Glenn Roth of Freeman and his special lady friend, (Gina Beers) of Sioux Falls, and Terry Roth and his wife, Deb of Olivet; two sons-in-law, James Killeen of Alaska and Manuel Ramos of Florida. Also grateful are 9 grandchildren, Max Roth of Sioux Falls, Levi (Dakotah) Roth of Olivet, Mariah (Tanner) Suess of Tripp, Sasha (Phil) Vreugdenhil of Parkston, Cheyanne Roth of Parkston, Corey Fischer of Sioux Falls, Jeff Fischer (Amy) of Sioux Falls, Kathy Killeen of Washington, Joey (Nicole) Killeen of Washington, 8 great-grandchildren, one brother, Derald Huber and his wife, Janet of Colorado; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Laverna was preceded in death by her husband, Adolph; her daughters, Sheila Killeen and Sherry Fischer (Ramos), her parents and her brother, Merlyn Huber, and sister, Ruby Smith.

Her funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, October 14th at the Zion Lutheran Church at Scotland.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service on Wednesday morning.

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To Laverne Roth family.....Memories of Laverna are the times of Mary Circle Bible Study group..which she willingly hosted and faithfully attended at all times...the Golden Age dinner committees always knew she could be called upon to make the dressing for the event...for many years...and was ALWAYS delicious..the above and many others were always enjoyable times working together...and visiting with her... May the family memories always be of her willingly expressing and holding on to her committed faith in Jesus as her Savior...

LaVerne Goeken Oct 16 2020 11:27 PM

Glenn and family - We extend our condolences to you and your family. May you always cherish the good times!! Thoughts and prayers... Dick And Jean

Richard Hicks Oct 15 2020 4:42 PM

Laverne will be missed by friends and family. I have many fond memories of times spent at their farm. She was always so friendly and smiling. Praying that family will treasure their memories through laughter and tears in the days ahead. Jim snd Karen Hess

Jim and Karen Hess Oct 15 2020 3:52 AM

So sorry to hear about Lavernas death. She was a long time family friend and a very sweet lady with a cute laugh. Sherry was one of my best friends. Much sympathy Glenn and Terry and families.

Lonna Miller Oct 14 2020 10:07 PM

Sorry for loss

McKenzie Lawson Oct 14 2020 7:36 PM

Our heartfelt sympathy to the Roth family. May the Love of our Lord comfort you and grant you peace as you celebrate and remember the life of one so dear.

Marvin Thum and Agnes Thum Oct 14 2020 2:53 AM

Fond memories as a young girl of your parents. They were both a lot of fun & always had smiles for everyone. Your Mother was a kind person & a great cook. Always hard to lose your last parent. Prayers to you & your families.

Imy & Dave Snyder Oct 13 2020 7:30 PM

I worked with Laverna at Good Samaritan home. She was very dependable and a good friend. My husband and I enjoyed Adolph and Laverna's friendship.

Kathryn Buechler Oct 12 2020 8:07 PM

Laverna will be missed by many. She always had a smile and was a good cook. Especially remember her cherry salad! To her family, we hope the pain of loss will subside soon, so you can enjoy the memories without so much discomfort. Rip and Marlys

Rip & Marlys Porter Oct 11 2020 8:58 PM