Surrounded by loving family, April 11, 2018 at age 98. Predeceased by parents, Esther (Klehm) and Charles A., infant brother, Albert, and beloved wife, Marion (Tallinger) Roth. Charlie is survived by devoted wife, Judy (Gath); daughters, Anne (Earl) Roth-Blizzard, Mary (Timothy) McDonough, stepchildren, Timothy (Dawn) Gath and Beth Gath; brother-in-law, Gary (Maria) Holowka; sister-in-law, Nancy (Wayne) Gundry; grandchildren, Ryan Wegman, Erin (Jesse) Sleezer, Joseph Blizzard, Julianna Blizzard; great-grandchildren, Jonathan and Collin Sleezer; step-grandchildren, Taylor & Joshua Gath, Marybeth Ondulich.
Born in Pittsburgh, PA, where he worked in the optical business. He enlisted in WWII, where he drove a tank in the First Armored Division. Charlie moved to Rochester; met Marion. He worked as an industrial painter at Eastman Kodak for over 30 years. He built his home in 1957. Active member of St. Joseph's Church, Penfield. Charlie enjoyed painting, fishing, the outdoors and golfing. He was a volunteer respite provider for a number of years.
Friends may call at Jennings, Nulton & Mattle Funeral Home, 1704 Penfield Road, Friday, April 13, 3-7PM. Charlie's Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday 10AM at St. Joseph's Church, 43 Gebhardt Road, Penfield. Interment, White Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shepherd Home, 1959 Five Mile Line Road, Penfield, NY 14526, or to Honor Flight.