Bernard J. Roth, Jr.

January 14, 1952 ~ June 13, 2022 (age 70)


Bernard Joseph Roth Jr., 70, of West Reading, passed away June 13th, 2022, at Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center. 

He was the beloved husband of the late Colleen C. (Brant) Roth.

Born in Pottsville, he was the son of the late Bernard J. and Anne Marie (Murphy) Roth Sr.

Bernard also known as Bernie is survived by two daughters, Mary Elizabeth, wife of Joseph Moody, Harrisburg, and Megan Margaret, wife of Aaron Davis, Fleetwood, and granddaughter Ryleigh Colleen

Bernie was predeceased by his brother, Michael G. Roth and his beloved grandson, Colton Emerson

He was a 1970 graduate of Conrad Weiser. He was employed as a proud plant worker of Berks Packing
Co, Inc., where his father, Bernard Sr. was the former Executive President, Bernie Jr retired in 2003. He
also worked for Sam’s Club for several years after.

Bernie enjoyed his summers at the West Reading Pool. He loved having serval conversations with
anyone in the community. He loved being a father and grandfather.

A Mass Of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, June 16th, 2022, at 10 A.M., a St. Ignatious Loyola Roman Catholic Church, 2600 St. Albans Drive, Reading, PA 19609. Burial will be at  Berks County Memorial Gardens at 2 P.M. A viewing will be held Wednesday, June 15th, 2022, from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M. at Stitzel Family Funeral Home, 3300 Kutztown Road, Reading, PA 19605, and again the following morning from 9 A.M. to 10 A.M. in the church at the above address. Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX, 75284-0692. Online condolences may be expressed at 


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June 15, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Stitzel Funeral Homes and Crematory, Inc.
3300 Kutztown Road
Reading, PA 19605

June 16, 2022

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
St. Ignatious Loyola Roman Catholic Church (St. Albans Drive)

Mass of Christian Burial
June 16, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Ignatious Loyola Roman Catholic Church (St. Albans Drive)

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