John Max Huber

1945 - 2013


In Loving Memory

John Max Huber

December 5, 1945 – August 9, 2013

Walla Walla resident, John Max Huber, 67, passed away

August 9, 2013, at his home.

John was born December 5, 1945, in American Falls, Idaho,

to Gottlieb Max and Emma Neu Huber. He attended school in

American Falls, graduating from

high school in 1964. He joined

the US Air Force on August 10,

1968, and was discharged August 6, 1972. He and his wife,

Linda (Owsley), were together for twenty years, marrying

in 2005.

John worked for the US Army Corps of Engineers

for thirty years as a civil engineer, working on projects

including area bridges, dams and fish facilities. He enjoyed

sharing his love of engineering with his grandsons. John

was active in Walla Walla Valley Bands playing bass clarinet

since its inception in 1989. He also enjoyed participating in

the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors.

After retiring from the Corps, he enjoyed traveling with

his wife to various parts of the country.

John is survived by his wife, Linda, at their home;

his step-son, Jeff Watson and his wife, Karen; grandsons,

Henry and Bob; sister, Nancy Glarborg and her husband,

Jim of Aberdeen, Idaho; brother Bill Huber and his wife

Dianne of American Falls and several nephews and one


A celebration of John’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m.,

Friday, August 16, 2013, at Mountain View-Colonial

DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla,

Washington. A reception will follow at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Walla Walla

Valley Bands or Walla Walla Community Hospice through

the funeral home.

We wish to thank Walla Walla Community Hospice

and the doctors who were so supportive and helpful.

Family and friends are invited to write memories

and sign the online guestbook at www.mountainviewcolonialdewitt.



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