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John H. Staber

 
December 29, 1953 - August 21, 2019
 

John H. Staber, 65, of Springfield, IL, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center after a short battle with leukemia. He was born December 29, 1953 in Springfield, the son of Walter H. and Harriet M., (Miller) Staber.

John was a 1972 graduate of Griffin High School. He served in the Air National Guard.

John was a very hard worker, holding various jobs in the construction industry. He also was very proud to have been a social worker for the Florida Department of Welfare, for many years. John was currently employed by Eaton Corporation, in Lincoln, where he was a valued employee.

John always had a twinkle in his eye and a smile on his face. He was the first one to lend a helping hand. He was a very loving person and a great listener.

John was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Daniel K. Staber; nephew, Zachary Staber and great niece, Viviana Powell.

He is survived by his sister, Nancy K. Staber of Springfield; sister-in-law, Kim Staber of Springfield; Aunt, Lida Miller of Little Canada, MN and several nieces, nephews and loving cousins.

The family wishes to thank the staff of Memorial Hospital for their outstanding and compassionate care.

Visitation: 11 am – 1pm, Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.

Funeral Service: 1 pm, Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield with Reverend Richard Chiola officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the Alzheimer’s Association.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

End Time: 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019

Time: 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the Alzheimer’s Association.


Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

End Time: 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019

Time: 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the Alzheimer’s Association.


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