Irving H. Roth

Roth, Irving H.
Irving H. Roth, 84, of Phoenix, Arizona, native of Coney Island, Brooklyn, NY, passed away March 13, 2013. A WW II veteran of the Army Air Corps, he served in the Pacific Theater of Operations and Japanese Occupation. He earned the WW II medal, Japanese Occupation medal and the Bronze Star. He was very involved with the Boy Scouts of America and was a Scout Master in both Brooklyn and Arizona. He achieved the Shofar and Silver Beaver Awards. He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years Gertrude, daughter Susan, sons Saul and David, grandchildren Lenny, Craig and Matthias, and brother Sheldon. Funeral services have been held. Arrangements by Sinai Mortuary.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Mar. 17, 2013