Arline Irene Roth (Steiner) passed on the evening of Friday the 28th of September 2012 at the young age of 68. She lived in Onalaska, WA with her beloved husband of 52 years. |
Arline was the 2nd of 4 children and was born to Joseph and Irene Steiner of Galt, CA on March 16, 1944.
When Arline, was just 14 years old her father passed at the young age of 40 from a heart attack. Being the strong young woman she was, Arline and her older brother helped her widowed Mother raise their 2 younger siblings.
At the age of 16, Arline met her husband Donald at a gas station in Lodi, CA and later married at the old St. Peters church in Lodi, CA on January 28, 1962. Arline and Donald had 3 sons together, Donald Jr. (Nov. 1962), Duane (July 1965) and David (June 1969), and later adopted a 4th and oldest son Perry.
Mrs. Roth retired from Del Monte Foods in Stockton, CA after being with the company for 28 years. Her husband Donald also retired in 2003 after 43 years.
Arline enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, cooking, and gardening. She loved her rose garden and took pride in her roses.
Arline is survived by her Husband Donald E. Roth Sr.; 4 sons: Donald E Roth Jr., Duane L. Roth, David W. Roth and Perry Reeder; 2 Brothers: Kenneth Steiner and Jim Steiner; 1 Sister: Judy Welch; 12 Grandchildren: Gregory, Sherri, Kerri, Annie, Thomas, Donald III, Ashley, Ashley, Aaron, Andrew, Breenna, and Brandon; and 17 Great Grand Children
There will be a memorial service held Saturday October 13th, 2012 at Lodi Lake at 1pm. For Questions please contact Arline's granddaughter, Ashley Roth at 209-513-4237.
Published in Lodi News-Sentinel from Oct. 12 to Oct. 19, 2012