Howard Roth

iconHoward Gerald Roth, 82, best friend and beloved husband of 59 years to his devoted wife Rosella; he was the "Superman" and father of Barry (fiancé Heidi Rubin), Mimi (Brian) Borkan and Julie; loving "Da" of Brett (Susy), Lindsay (Dan), Sami, Dalton and Tyler; devoted and cherished son of the late Anne and Maury Roth; brother of Herbert, Robert and the late Jackie Roth; cherished brother in-law of many; loving Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Veteran of the Korean War, co-owner of multiple grocery stores, dry cleaners and the former Chicago Grand Deli. Chapel Service 12:45 PM Sunday at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment Shalom Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, and in recognition of his love of children, donations can be made to 225 E. Chicago Ave. Box 4, Chicago, IL, 60611, or Play for P.I.N.K.,The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, 60 East 56th St., 8th Floor, New York, NY 10022 For Information: 847-255-3520 or to leave condolences or tributes, please visit


Funeral Home

Shalom Memorial Funeral Home and Memorial Park
1700 West Rand Road Arlington Heights, IL 60004-9607
(847) 255-3520

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication from Sept. 6 to Sept. 7, 2013