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Frank O. Rothe Sr

Brighton | Wednesday, September 25 2013

Frank O. Rothe Sr.  AGE 83  OF BrightonDIED  1:20 pm   ON Wed Sept 25, 2013 AT HomeBORN Jersey County, IL    ON  June 16, 1930PARENTS deceased – Frank Otto & Lillie Marie (Down) RotheSPOUSE He first married Betty Jean (Philipp) Rothe on March 18, 1951 in Jersey County, ILShe passed away on Aug 10, 1993. He married Virginia “Gigi” (Lahr) Rothe on Sept 19, 1995 in Piasa and she survives  OCCUPATION Construction contractor and farmerORGANIZATIONS He was a member of the Jersey County Farm Bureau and the Jersey County Fair Association SURVIVORS  DAUGHTERS  SONDiana & Craig Bartscht – Ft Wayne, IN    Frank O & Kimberly Rothe Jr – BrightonJoyce & Phil Carson – Oakdale, IL  STEPSONPam & Phil Ruyle – Kane, IL  Michael & Lyn Fuller – Wilmette, ILPatricia & Jan McGlaughlin – Muncie, ILJoan & Mike Bink – Oconomowoc, WI GRANDCHILDREN Andrew & Jennifer Bartscht, Aaron Bartscht, Kathryn & Aaron Geis, Nathan & Leigh Ruyle, Natalie Ruyle, Abigail & Jeff Eilerman, Alison Ruyle, Kristina & Michael Pulley, Adam & Heather Rothe, Hannah Rothe, Jessica Rothe, Jacob McGlaughlin, Taylor McGlaughlin, Matthew McGlaughlin, Julia Bink, Patrick Fuller, Kathleen Fuller and Mary Elyse FullerGREAT GRANDCHILDREN Wyatt Bartscht, Tillie Ruyle, Ava Pulley, Samual Pulley, Alayna Rothe and Emmy Rothe    SISTERS   BROTHERS Della Freeman – Godfrey  Charles Rothe – Jerseyville Verna Hewitt – Godfrey   Robert & Odessa Rothe – KaneNina & Dale Darr – Medora  Wilbur & Liz Rothe – JerseyvilleIna & Bill Lowis – Piasa    SISTER IN LAW Ruth Rothe – BrightonPROCEEDED IN DEATH BY Parents, his first wife, Betty, 2 Brothers – Melvin & John Rothe and 2 Sisters – Evelyn Mundy and Eileen VoorheesVISITATION 4-8 Sun Sept 29, 2013 at Targhetta & Wooldridge F H in BrightonSERVICES 10 am Mon Sept 30, 2013 at the Paradise Baptist Church in rural Jerseyville where he was a lifetime member and Deacon since 1961CEMETERY Brighton CemeteryMEMORIALS Paradise Baptist Church or the Carmi Children’s HomeOnline information and guestbook may be found at targhettaandwooldridge.com


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Anderson Family Funeral Home

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