Laube, Earl H.
92, of Waukegan IL, passed away while surrounded by family at Vista East Medical Center, on October 25, 2014. Earl was born on February 8, 1922 in Villa Park, IL. He married Angela Miholic on Sept, 27, 1952. He attended high school at York High School and completed his GED at Waukegan. Earl served in the Army during WWII and was part of the D-day invasion of Omaha Beach. Earl worked in civil service and was manager of the bowling alleys at Great Lakes Naval base. He was a lifelong member of Mother of God Church, later Queen of Peace Church. He also belonged to the Knights of Columbus, American Legion-Homer Dahringer Post of Waukegan, and an avid member of the Lake County Homing Pigeon Assoc.
Earl was preceded in death by his wife, Angela Joan; his parents Max and Adella Laube; 3 sisters Phyllis Larson, Florence Ankley, and Adelle; one brother Norman Laube.
Earl is survived by his son Ken (Alena) Laube of Highland Park, IL and his daughter Diane (Mark) Newhouse of Pickerington, OH; 6 grandchildren Alex, Nathan, and Nina Laube, Leah Sailovich; Alan and Joel Newhouse.
Visitation will be held from 9 am to 10 am at Queen of Peace Church, 910 14th Street, North Chicago, IL Thursday October 30th, 2014. Funeral mass will follow at 10 am Thursday October 30th 2014, at Queen of Peace with burial at Ascension Cemetery, 1920 Buckley Road, Libertyville, IL. A luncheon will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka Kansas, 66675 in Earl’s memory would be appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to the Salata Gurnee Funeral Home, 4190 Old Grand Avenue, Gurnee, IL 60031. Visit our website www.gurneefuneralhome1.com