Jan. 11, 1922 — Nov. 8, 2010
BREMEN — Kenneth L. Huber, 88, of Bremen, passed away Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010 at the Bremen Health Care Center.
He was born Jan. 11, 1922 in Foraker to Henry and Alva (Hunsberger) Huber. Nov. 8, 1941 he married Bethel Edel; she survives.
Kenneth was a U.S. Army Veteran. He was a field lineman with a rank of TEC-5, earning five bronze medals in the European Theatre of WWII with the HQ company of the 17th infantry, 30th Div. (Old Hickory). He worked for Lime City Trucking Co. and Hover Trucking Co. and was a member of Bremen VFW and Bremen Volunteer Fire Dept for 20 years.
Kenneth always loved attending high school and Ball State sporting events, watching his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren participate. Most of all, he loved just spending time with his family.
Survivors include wife Bethel Huber of Bremen; two sons, Ted (Maureen) Huber of Newburgh, Marty (Connie) Huber of Bremen, 2 daughters: Kathy (Gary) Heller of Bremen and Susan (Dwayne) Gooch of Bremen; grandchildren: Kelly (Keith) Paige of Boonville, Dan (Brooke) Huber of Indianapolis, Missi (Rob) Coffel of Bremen, Tod Jones of Midland, Ohio, Deron (Holly) Heller of Bremen, Chris (Jamie) Lucas of Bremen, Julie (Ian) Nelson of South Bend, Carrie Gooch of Los Angeles, Calif., Lindsey Huber of Bremen, and Mitchel Huber of Bloomington; 17 great-grandchildren; sister, Marlene (Rich) Hepler of Apache Junction, Ariz.; sister-in-law, Louise Huber; brother-in-law, Jack Ray; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Ed Huber; and three sisters: Esther Meister, Eleanor Ray and Mary Ellen Huber.
Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 6, at the First United Church of Christ in Bremen and will be officiated by Pastor Tom Dean.
Burial will follow at the Bremen Cemetery with military honors.
Friends may call from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5, at the Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bremen High School Athletic Fund.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mishlerfuneralhomes.com .