James N. Roth

August 10, 1925 - February 22, 2020

Age 94, a resident of the Wyoming County Nursing Facility in Warsaw, formerly of Silver Springs and Warsaw, passed away on February 22, 2020 at the nursing facility.

He was born August 10, 1925 in Buffalo, son of the late Cornelius and Esther Fisher Roth. Jim was a proud veteran of the US Navy having served during World War II in both the European and Pacific Theaters. Jim and his wife, Eileen owned and operated Roth’s San Tee Restaurant in Warsaw from 1965 – 78 and he also owned Diane’s Ice Cream Shop in downtown Warsaw for several years. Jim was a friendly, outgoing person who made friends easily. He loved spending time with his family. He was a great joke teller, an avid reader and enjoyed doing crossword puzzles.

Surviving are his wife of sixty-six years, Eileen Wannemacher Roth; his children, Alan J. (Amy) Roth of Warsaw, Diane M. (Delbert) Akin of Silver Springs, Christopher J. (Mary) Roth of Canton, OH; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

There are no calling hours. A private graveside service at St. Michael’s Cemetery will be held at a later date. Memorials in memory of Jim may be made to the Silver Springs Rescue Squad, PO Box 117, Silver Springs, NY 14550.

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Feb 29.20 from Kathy Browne:

Sorry to hear about the passing of Jim. He was a good friend.

Feb 25.20 from Albert and Patricia Keller:

So sorry for your loss.We remember your family at the San Tee.You are in our thoughts.

Feb 25.20 from Theresa Gifford:

So sorry for your loss..prayers

Feb 25.20 from Saundra Mayle:

So sorry for your loss! Prayers for your family. Hold the memories close to your heart.

Feb 25.20 from Dale & Laurie Luengen:

Alan and families, our sincere condolences to you and your families.  Your dad will be missed and remembered by many of his San Tee family.

Feb 25.20 from Donald Kral:

Mr. Roth, You and your family were a very important part of my life.  I will always be grateful.  May you rest in peace, and my prayers are with you.  Don Kral

Feb 25.20 from Barbara Buono:

You were my favorite “cookie man”.  May God Bless your Soul.

Feb 25.20 from Andrea Fischer:

Grandpa,  You will always be remembered for bringing laughter to our family.  And your marriage of 66 years to Gma is an inspiration!  With love, Andrea & Dave

Feb 25.20 from Richard and Shelly Baker :

Our deepest sympathy for your loss. I remember eating at the San Tee almost every Friday night with my parents .Jim was a good man blessed with a long life.

Feb 25.20 from Chris Roth:

We will miss you Dad. Your loving son Chris and daughter in-law Mary