WATERTOWN

Gerald A. Roth
April 4, 1925 Oct. 19, 2015

Gerald A. Roth, 90, formerly of Oconomowoc and Lake Mills, passed away on Monday, Oct. 19, 2015, at Marquardt Health Center in Watertown.

He was born on April 4, 1925 in Oconomowoc, son of the late Harry and Celia (Bartelt) Roth.

Gerald was a graduate of Oconomowoc High School, class of 1943.

He married Betty Hale DeVor of Lake Mills on Sept. 21, 1973. They lived in Lake Mills for 35 years.

Gerald had been a tool and die maker, starting at Harnischfeger Co. in Milwaukee then working at Brandt Manufacturing in Watertown for over 25 years. He was a veteran of WWII, serving in the U.S. Army Air Corps.

Gerald was a member of the EAA in Oshkosh.

Survivors include his wife, Betty; stepson, Robert DeVor of Lake Mills; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Gerald was preceded in death by his sisters Doris Radtke and Ellen Hetzel and his stepson, Richard DeVor.

Following his wishes, there will be no formal funeral services.

If desired, memorials may be made to the Jefferson County Humane Society.

Claussen Funeral Home, 416 W. Lake St., Lake Mills, WI 53551, is serving the family. For more information, call 920-648-2514 or visit www.claussenfuneralhome.com.