ROOTS, Gretchen Hazel. Beloved daughter of Simon and Courtney (nee Lantz) Roots. Dear sister of Marshall Roots. Cherished granddaughter of Doug and Paula Lantz and Gary and Janie Roots. Great granddaughter of Hazel Wylie and the late Tom Wylie and Chuck Knothe, Jay and Shirley Lantz, Shirley and the late Irie Roots and Simon and Sue Strong. Loving niece of Taylor (Jake) Uehlin, Kelsey Lantz, Emily (Mike) Haboustak and Lizzie (Mike) Wilhelm. Cousin of Graham Uehlin, Audrey and Ian Haboustak, and Milo and Heidi Wilhelm. Gretchen passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Visitation at Hodapp Funeral Home, 7401 Vine St., Carthage, Wednesday, September 11, from 11 am until funeral service at 1 p.m.
Mel & Cheryl Wilkins - Sep 11, 2019
Thinking of you & your sweet family. God bless you all...love & prayers with hope that you find peace.
Stephanie (Adams) Tinsley - Sep 11, 2019
Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers
Kelly Blewett - Sep 10, 2019
Sending love to your family.
Carol Wall - Sep 6, 2019
My heart is broken for you all. This is one of the deepest pain a parent endures. Please know that you and your entire family are in my prayers. Draw comfort from our Lord and you surrounding family and supporting friends.
Pam Hambrick - Sep 6, 2019
My heart broke hearing the great loss of your sweet baby girl, Gretchen Hazel. Sending healing thoughts and comforting prayers your way. I love you and I am here for you. ❤
Sue - Sep 6, 2019
I can't even imagine what you are going through. You had so many dreams for your baby girl. Praying for strength and comfort for your family.
Brett and Tina Lantz - Sep 5, 2019
Our hearts are broken for Gretchen and the loving family that will forever miss her. Courtney, Simon and Marshall we love you so much. I’m so sorry for the loss.
Elizabeth Oldiges - Sep 5, 2019
No words can be expressed that could heal your broken heart. Sending love and prayers.
Kate Zink - Sep 5, 2019
Courtney I am so sorry to hear of this heartbreaking loss. I will offer prayers for you and your family.
Lisa and Carol Toffey - Sep 5, 2019
All of the love in our hearts went out to you as I read this post. Third is so heartbreaking and there are no words except that we love you and I'm so sad that you have this to go through as I did 38 years ago. Much love. I wish I could hold you
Krista Andriacco - Sep 5, 2019
Praying for you and your family in your time of grief. Sending lots of love and blessings.
Melissa Huskey - Sep 5, 2019
I am so sorry, you and all your family will be in my prayers XoxoX
Sherri Marzick - Sep 5, 2019
There are no words.....please know how deeply sorry I am and that I will pray for peace and comfort during this hard time. Heaven has gained an angel. Love and hugs to you all🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️❤️
Diane Herzog - Sep 5, 2019
Prayers for your family and I hope you find peace.
McCarty’s - Sep 5, 2019
Thoughts and Prayers are with all of you. Gretchen will be in our hearts forever.
Heather Helline - Sep 5, 2019
Love you guys. Baby Gretchen will be missed by all.
Carol and Harold Godbey - Sep 5, 2019
Your family are in our thoughts and prayers.