James J. Roth

James Jason Roth, 91, of Fort Wayne, IN, and formerly of Huntington, IN, died Monday, March 9, 2020.

Mr. Roth was a farmer and also worked as an engineer at Navistar for 35 years. He was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church.

He was born Feb. 3, 1929, in Huntington to Harry E. and Zora J. Bailey Roth. He married Dorothy “Joan” Lewis, and she preceded him in death in 2018.

Surviving are a daughter, Muriel (Robert) Muth; a son, Brent (Peggy) Roth; a sister, Josephine Fullhart; four grandchildren, Joshua (Megan) Muth, Nathan Muth, Aaron (Jen) Roth and Brandon (Carmen Zahrt) Roth; and four great-grandchildren.

Calling is Thursday, March 12, 2020, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home, 6424 Winchester Rd., Fort Wayne. A funeral service will be held Friday, March 13, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Calvary United Methodist Church, 6301 Winchester Rd., Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior. Burial will be at Monument City Memorial Cemetery, Huntington County.

Memorials are to Monument Cemetery Association.

Online condolences may be made at www.klaehnfahlmeltonfunerals.com for the Roth family.