Denise Roth is well known for being the wife of the late Mark Roth, an American professional bowler. Mark Roth won 34 PBA Tour titles in his career, and was a member of the PBA and USBC Halls of Fame. He was most dominant from 1975 through 1987, a stretch in which he made 107 televised finals appearances, captured 33 titles, and won four PBA Player of the Year awards.
Mark Roth Age
Roth died on November 26, 2021, at the age of 70 in a hospital in Fulton, New York, due to congestive heart failure and complications following a diagnosis of pneumonia.
Mark Roth’s Death
Roth’s death was first confirmed by PBA commissioner Tom Clark on Twitter.
“Moments ago, I received the phone call from Denise Roth that we’ve been dreading,” Clark wrote.
“The Great Mark Roth passed away today. Denise asked me to let you know, and thank you all for the kindness.”
He later added “I can’t believe he is gone. He is a hero. Mark is at peace now.”
Roth’s death came just five days after his wife revealed he was “very sick” and was asking for “prayers from family.”
At the time she wrote: “I sincerely didn’t want to make this post, but he needs prayers from family, friends, his bowling family, his fans and any one who be kind enough to send prayers.”
The PBA pro passed away after suffering from congestive heart failure and complications from a pneumonia diagnosis.
“Denise Roth” speaking about her husband’s sickness
The wife of former Island professional bowling great Mark Roth is asking for prayers for her sick husband.
Denise Roth reached out to Mark’s fans on Facebook Saturday night to tell them of her husband’s latest sickness and asked folks to keep her husband in their prayers.
“Please keep Mark in your prayers,” she wrote. “He’s suffering from congestive heart failure again but with complications from pneumonia this time around. He is very sick. I sincerely didn’t want to make this post, but he needs prayers from family, friends, his bowling family, his fans, and anyone who is kind enough to send prayers. Thank you very much. Denise.”