The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

April 11, 2013

Thomas Huber


FITHIAN — Thomas Huber, 65, of Fithian, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at Richard Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Indianapolis.

He was born Sept. 3, 1947, in Danville, the son of Robert and Dorothy (Anders) Huber.

He married Deborah Evans on April 16, 1982. She preceded him in death in 2003.

Surviving him are two daughters, Sara Huber of Fithian and Daniele (Sam) Howie of Brookston, Ind.; two brothers, Robert “Bobby Jo” (Shareen) Huber of Danville and Jack Huber of Florida; two sisters, Margaret “Bunni” Rose of Danville and Lucia (Perry) Stegemeyer of Danville; two grandchildren, Dustin and Natalie Howie; brother-in-law, Warren (Judy) Evans of Fithian; and very special friends, Doug (Anne) Garrett of Fithian.

Thomas received his associate’s degree from Danville Area Community College. He was a member of the United States Army, serving his country in Vietnam. He was a draftsman at Paul’s Machine and Welding for 15 years, retiring in 2007.

A graveside service will begin at 1 p.m. Friday, April 12, at Danville National Cemetery, with Pastor Paul Witt officiating.

Memorials can be made in lieu of flowers in Thomas’ name to the American Legion Honor Guard Post 210, 201 Prospect, Danville, IL 61832.

Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center, A Life Celebration Home, in Danville is in charge of arrangements.

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