Melvin and Jessie Roth

Melvin and Jessie Roth of Bloomsdale were married on April 24, 1954. They have five sons who all live in Missouri — David and wife Gingie of Bloomsdale, Dean and wife Debbie of New Melle, Donnie and friend Tina of Bloomsdale, Danny and wife Kim of French Village, and Darin and wife Linda of Bloomsdale. They have 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. The couple lives on the same farm that Melvin’s grandparents purchased in March of 1883. (Photo, information from the Roth family)