James A. Roth, 78, of Greeley died peacefully on January 9, 2019. Jim was born on November 6, 1940 to Alexander and Mary (Kreutzer) Roth. Jim grew up on a farm and graduated from Brighton High School. Jim enlisted in the U.S. Army and served from 1958 to 1961. Jim worked in the auto parts industry for Stevens Automotive in Greeley. During his 52 years Jim was recognized as a friendly face and proficient auto parts professional. During his leisure time Jim enjoyed playing cards and helping family members on their farms.
Jim is survived by his brothers Robert, Bill (Dee), Richard (Karren), Chuck (Terri), Alex, Duane and his sisters Rose Mary Thomas (Bill), JoAnn Pettinger (Len), Barbara McArthur (David), Janet Winter (Bob), Carol Smith. Jim was blessed with many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A Memorial service will be held at St. Mary Catholic Church, 2222 23rd Ave. Greeley at 11:30 a.m. on January 25, 2019, followed by a 2:30 pm Graveside service at Linn Grove Cemetery, 1700 Cedar Ave., Greeley, with military honors.
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