Brown-Wynne Funeral Home

1701 East Millbrook Road, Raleigh, NC


Janet B. Roth

May 8, 1937November 27, 2019

Janet Beidof Roth, age 82 formally of Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2019 in Raleigh, North Carolina after a long battle with COPD. Born in 1937 in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, she attended Penn State University after graduating High School in 1955. After marrying the love of her life, Leonard Roth of Pittsburgh in 1959, the couple spent their first years of marriage on the Naval Base in Norfolk, Virginia. After moving back to Pittsburgh the couple had their 2 children in 1964 and 1966. Janet was an active member of the Temple Emanuel Synagogue Sisterhood. She was also a business owner of Purse String & Things and worked side by side with her twin sister Judy Friedman. Janet was also a bridal consultant and enjoyed assisting many Mt. Lebanon brides find their perfect gown. In her later years she moved to Raleigh, North Carolina to be close to her daughter and family. Janet was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. Proceeded in death by her parents Rae and Murray Beidof of McKeesport, PA. She is survived by her husband Leonard of 60 years, son Steven (Joy) Roth, daughter Leslie (Brett) Huffman, and four grandchildren Andrew and Lily Roth, Samuel and Rachel Huffman, Sister Judy (Jon) Friedman and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Contributions can be made to Temple Emanuel of South Hills, Rabbi William Sajowitz Endowment Fund. To leave a message for the family please visit www.brownwynneeastmillbrook.com.


  • Graveside Service Friday, November 29, 2019


Janet B. Roth

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