AMBOY - Barbara A. Haub, 84, of Amboy, formerly of West Brooklyn, died Nov. 5, 2020 at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 9 at the Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy. A private family Mass of Christian Burial will be held Nov. 10 at St. Mary Catholic Church in West Brooklyn with Rev. Randy Fronek officiating. Burial will be at St. Mary Cemetery in West Brooklyn.
Barb was born June 10, 1936 in Amboy to Donald and Mabel (Harms) Ackerson. She married Raymond Haub on Feb. 23, 1957 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Sublette. He preceded her in death Oct. 15, 1991.
Survivors include three children, Lori (George) Kersten of Dixon, Jeff (Michelle) Haub of Sublette and Chuck (Laurie) Haub of Chana; one daughter-in-law, Deanne Haub of Creston; 11 grandchildren, Angie (Brian) Dallam, Sara (Nathan) Grobe, Janessa (Nick) Dallmann, Amanda (Sue) Monreal, Jason (Stephanie) Haub, Kayla (Austin Blume) Haub, Josh Haub, Alyson (Drew) Bush, Rachel (Cody) Smith, David Haub and Rachael Haub; 14 great -grandchildren with two on the way; one sister, Linda Hansen of Lady Lake, Fla.; two sisters-in-law, LaVina Marschang of Amboy and Mary Ann (James) Bryan of Anderson, S.C.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by her husband; her parents; one daughter, Marilyn Haub; one son, Michael Haub; one sister, Donice Wellman; and one brother, Raymond Ackerson.
Barb raised her family and farmed with her husband in the West Brooklyn area. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in West Brooklyn, the Alter and Rosary Society and was also a member of the Red Hats. She enjoyed many things, some of which were singing in the choir and playing cards with her lady friends.
A memorial has been established. Condolences may be left at www.thejonesfh.com.