Roth rites conducted in Douglas DOUGLAS (UPI) - Funeral;services Funeral;services were to be held today for a Douglas couple on the night before Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving. Found dead in their home were Joseph Roth, 62, and wife, Gertrude, 54. Authorities said 16-year-old Bernard Roth told them he killed his parents. The youth was held for psychiatric examination in the Cochise County Juvenile Center Center after a detention hearing Friday. Joseph Roth, a native of Bisbee, was director of audio-visual audio-visual services at Douglas High School. His wife, a native of Chicago, was a teacher in a Douglas Junior High School. Their son is an honor student at the high school.