Carl L. Schaub

October 10, 1929 ‒ February 18, 2017

Delaware, Ohio
Formerly of Columbus, Ohio

Carl L. Schaub, 87, of Delaware for the past 20 years, formerly of Columbus, passed away on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus.

Carl was born on October 10, 1929 in Franklin, PA to the late Harold and Bessie (Kelly) Schaub.  Even from a very young age, he had a love for his country,  and decided to enlist into the U.S. Army where he served during the Korean Conflict and had received the Army Commendation Medal.  Carl was honorably discharged after 27 years of service to his country.  After his military time, he worked for the Defense Construction Supply Center, Columbus, as a computer programmer for many years.  He was a long-time member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Delaware.  Carl  liked to dance and especially enjoyed ballroom dancing with his wife Sandy.  He loved working with his hands and building things made out of wood. He enjoyed ice skating and was an avid snow skier.  Carl was an animal lover and especially enjoyed his dog “Milo” and his cat “Missy”.

Carl is survived by his wife Sandy (Humble) Schaub of 45 years;  six children- Catherine Hearley of Michigan, Dale Schaub of Florida, Christina Lay of Ohio, Lisa (Jason) Costlow of Ohio, Scott Schaub of Kentucky and Timothy Schaub of South Carolina;  fifteen grandchildren;  fourteen great grandchildren; two sisters, Ida and Catherine; numerous nieces and nephews; and an old Army comrad and longtime friend Bill.

In addition to his parents that have preceded him in death is a brother, John Schaub and a grandson, Michael Hearley.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017 for one hour from 12:00 p.m.  until the time of the memorial service at 1:00 p.m., in the Snyder Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware, with the Rev. Fr. Michael Watson, officiating.  The U.S. Army will be conducting military rites following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Delaware County Humane Society, Delaware.

The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center, Delaware, is honored to be serving the Schaub Family.

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  • Sandy, I did not know Carl personally but remember meeting him. Please know you and your family are in my prayers during this difficult time. Susie Hiner Brown

  • Sandy, our prayers and thoughts are with you and your
    family at this hard time..
    Call when you can or want to.. Hugs.
    Phil and Margie