Roth, Joyce Ann, Saginaw Township, Michigan

Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Thursday, March 26, 2015 at her home. Age 83 years. Daughter of the late Jacob and Arlene (Bruns) Lemmer, Joyce was born January 19, 1932 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was married to Karl C. Roth on May 2, 1953. He survives her. Joyce was employed at the Saginaw County Prosecutors Office and member of Saginaw County Law Enforcement Association. She was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church and American Legion Post #439 Ladies Auxiliary. Joyce enjoyed bowling and NASCAR. Surviving besides her husband Karl are two daughters and one son, Alan Roth, Kimberly Roth-Franklin and her husband Matthew, Cheryl Roth-Ciesielski; three grandchildren, Jasmine, Pat and Corey; two great-grandchildren, Darren and Axton; three brothers, Jerry (Lola) Lemmer, Ronald (Mary Jane) Lemmer, Robert (Sue) Lemmer; many nieces, nephews and her canine companion, Tea Cup. Joyce was preceded in death by her sister, Charlotte Campbell and her son-in-law, James Ciesielski. A special thanks to the Saginaw County Sheriff Department, MMR, Saginaw Township Police Department and Saginaw County Law Enforcement Association. Funeral Service will take place on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 11 a.m. at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 2565 N. Miller Road, Saginaw. Pastor Bob Allmann will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, where the family will be present on Sunday from 2-7 p.m. and on Monday at the church from 10 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to St. Mark Lutheran Church.