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Gerald Staubs

Gerald Staubs

Wednesday, July 19th, 1933 Monday, May 13th, 2019

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Obituary for Gerald E. Staubs

Gerald E. Staubs, (85) of Inwood, passed away at home on Monday, May 13, 2019 after a relatively short battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his family as he slipped from his earthly life into his eternal life.
Born July 19, 1933 in Shepherdstown, he was the son of Harry J. Staubs, Edna Mauck Staubs, and Lacie Fraley Staubs.
Gerald was a 47-year member of Fellowship Church of the Brethren and a current member of Mountain View Church of the Brethren. He loved his church and his commitment to service was exemplary.
Gerald was a proud United States Army veteran, a 42-year employee of Corning Glass Works, and operated Staubs’ Lawnmower Repair shop.
He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Donna Jean Staubs, three children: Michael E. Staubs (and wife, Elizabeth), Robin R. Staubs (and husband, Dennis Girard), and Patricia Hamilton (and significant other, David Coddington). Additionally, he is survived by four grandchildren: Joshua K. Staubs (and wife, Sasima), Sara Spurgeon (and husband, Monte), Michelle Staubs (and fiancé, Clinton Pereschuk) and Jaime Coddington, 10 great grandchildren, 3 great, great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
Gerald was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, and his granddaughter, Angela Burchette.
In his earlier years, Gerald was an avid hunter and greatly enjoyed the time he shared with his family. He was a true lover of gospel music and often sang his favorites.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, May 18, 2019, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home South Berkeley Chapel in Inwood.
Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Mountain View Church of The Brethren with Pastor Mike Staubs officiating. Interment will be in Rosedale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville, WV 25430.
Arrangements by Brown Funeral Home.

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  • Visitation

    Saturday, May 18th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    South Berkeley Chapel of Brown Funeral Homes
    287 Arden Nollville Road
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    Saturday, May 18th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Sunday, May 19th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Mountain View Church of the Brethren
    2345 Middleway Pike
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    Sunday, May 19th, 2019
  • Interment

    Rosedale Cemetery
    917 Cemetery Road
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Dale Mills

Donna, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Praying you find comfort in your memories.
Dale and Beanie Mills
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Deborah Hammond

We are so very sorry to hear of the passing of Gerald. He was a lovely man and always so very kind at family functions. He will be missed by all who were privileged to know him. Our thoughts are prayers are with Donna, Michael and all of the children and grandchildren. Take comfort in the fact that he is no longer in pain and that he has joined the hosts in heaven.
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gerald oates

condolences so sorry to hear of Gerald passing i worked with Gerald at corning best supervisor i worked for and with he was a Good man due to my health i won't be able to make the viewing God Bless Gerald's Family
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Liz Smith, Dart Container of Michigan

With my heartfelt condolences.
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Patt L. Welsh

Condolences to the Staubs family. I remember Gerald well as my supervisor many years ago at Corning.
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