Rexford L. “Rex” Huber, 90
Rexford L. “Rex” Huber, 90, of North Point, Pa., passed away Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at his residence.
He was born Nov. 13, 1923, in Hunter’s Grove, Jefferson County, Pa., the son of Jeremiah “Jerry” and Eva Lena (Johns) Huber.
Rex graduated from Dayton High School in 1942 and honorably served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He married Dorothy C. Snyder on May 24, 1947, and in 1958, they moved to the family farm in West Mahoning Township. It was there that they spent the rest of their years together.
He was blessed to be able to provide for his family by working on the farm and drilling gas wells, and he was also a talented woodworker.
Rex loved hunting and fishing and held memberships with the NRA and Porter Township Sportsmen’s Club.
He was also a member of North Point United Methodist Church and taught Sunday school for a number of years.
Rex will be best remembered for being a wonderful storyteller who always made folks laugh.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Dorothy C. Huber, of North Point; children Carol Alcorn and husband Gary of New Bethlehem, Diane Snyder and husband Larry of Creekside, Roy Huber and companion Karen Filiberto of North Port, New York, and Barbara Reddinger of Mars; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; brother Wilbur “Bill” Huber and wife Peggy of West Newton; sister Ruby Poulin of Boonesboro, Maryland; and sister-in-law Elinor Huber of Punxsutawney.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Wayne, Jack and William “Hale” Huber; and sisters Alice Shaffer, Jean Daugherty, Grace Huber and Mary Dorr.
Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at the Bauer-Bly Funeral Home, 125 East Main St., Dayton, PA.
Additional visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Dr. Thomas Topar officiating.
Interment will be at North Point Cemetery, North Point, Pennsylvania.
Contributions may be made in Rex’s memory to the American Cancer Society, Armstrong Unit, 320 Bilmar Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15205 or North Point United Methodist Church, North Point Dr., Marchand, PA 15758.
Arrangements are being handled by Bauer-Bly Funeral Home, Inc.
To express a condolence to Rex’s family, visit www.bauerfuneral.com.