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
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.