Herbert Frederick Roloff


Mr. Herbert Frederick Roloff, of Marthasville, passed away on Thursday, November 2. He was born on February 21, 1934, in Marthasville, to the late Charles Roloff, Sr. and Ruth Roloff (nee: Gruebbel).  He had reached the age of 89 years.

Herbert was a lifelong resident of Warren County. He was united in marriage to the late Melba Roloff (nee: Schoppenhorst) on October 6, 1956, at Immanuel UCC in Holstein. They celebrated over 66 wonderful years together. This union was blessed with three children, Rocky, Rhonda, and the late Randy.

Herbert was a longtime farmer where he spent much of his time, and he enjoyed his daily trips to S & R Market. They attended and were members of St. Paul's UCC in Marthasville. Spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren is what meant the most to him. Herbert was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend to many.

Herbert was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Melba Roloff; his parents, Charles Sr., and Ruth Roloff; one son, Randy Roloff; son-in-law, Michael Juntti; one brother, Charles Roloff, Jr.; and one brother-in-law, Rueben Eichmeyer. Surviving family members include his children, Rocky Roloff and wife Brenda and Rhonda Juntti; three grandchildren, Brandon and Derik Roloff and Brian Juntti; sister, Dolores Ruether and sister-in-law, Mabel Eichmeyer; several nieces and nephews; other relatives and many friends.

The family will host a Memorial visitation for Herbert from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Tuesday, November 14, with a 12 p.m.  Celebration Of Life Service to immediately follow at St. Paul UCC in Marthasville. Rev. Don Deeker will be officiating. A burial will follow at the church cemetery. Memorial donations are suggested to St. Paul's UCC Memorial Fund in honor of Herbert, c/o Martin Funeral Home.