John William “Bill” Huber

February 23, 1933 ‒ August 12, 2017

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: John William “Bill” Huber went home to be with the Lord Saturday, August 12, 2017 in his home at Wedgewood Estates. He was 84.

He was born February 23, 1933 in Mansfield to parents John & Margery (Waddell) Huber. After he was graduated from Mansfield Senior High, he went on to study at the University of Miami (FL) before proudly serving his country by joining the US Army.

Bill worked with the Richland County, Ashland County and Huron County Highway Departments, where he worked for many years before retiring. He was a member of the American Legion Post #83 in Sandusky and the Moose Lodge #1610 in Port Clinton.

He is survived by his sons Mick (Paulette) Huber of Ontario and Jeff (Donita) Huber of Madison, AL; stepdaughter Dawn Rachel of Bellingham, WA, Dori Rachel of Redmond, WA and Darienne (George) Box of Mansfield; grandchildren Zachary, Christopher, Andy, Charlie, Kelsey and Kristini; foster grandson Billy; great-granddaughter Emma.

In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his loving wife who he married May 5, 1979 Dona L. (Prokop) Huber.

The Huber family will receive friends Friday, August 18, 2017 from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where a memorial service honoring Bill’s life will begin immediately at 11 a.m. Rev. David Sipes will officiate. Burial will be in Mansfield Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bill’s memory to Wounded Warrior Project may be made at the funeral home.

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  • I met bill & donna down in florida at sun-in-fun rv park. my husband & myself was also from Mansfield,ohio. we became friends, visited bill & donna up at lake. after dona passed away ,I would go over to visit bill at his home in Mansfield. during some of my visits ,we would talk about the north end town, my father,uncles, aunt grew up out in the north end of town. bill will be missed. my prayers will be with bills family

  • We were very sad to hear that Bill had passed away. My husband, Don Felton, worked with Bill (and Mick) at the Mansfield Richland County Highway Dept. for many years and he looked up to Bill as a mentor and friend. Our condolences go out to the family and we hope they know how much Bill meant to many people.
    Donald & Ellie Felton