Rank Fire Police Lieutenant 22-10
Dale J. Laub, 65, of Schnecksville, died Saturday July 2, 2011 at St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill. He was the husband of Darlene M. Haas Laub. The couple celebrated their 31st wedding anniversary last June 28.
Born in North Whitehall Township, March 29, 1946, Dale was the son of the late Joseph H. Laub and Lorraine A. Hoffman Laub Musselman. He was employed as a service technician at Security Service for 7 years before retiring. Prior to that he was employed as a service manager at ARA Services and ADT Security. Since his formal retirement, he worked part-time as a school bus driver in the Salisbury School District.
He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a life member of the Vietnam Veterans of American, the Disabled Veterans of America and the former Vernon G. Kern V.F.W. Post 8344, Schnecksville. Active in the life of his community, Dale was a Life Member, Trustee and Lieutenant Fire Police at Community Fire Co. 1, Schnecksville, a former volunteer firefighter at Neffs Volunteer Fire Co., a former member of the Allentown Police Reserves and a former volunteer of the Cetronia Ambulance Corps. Dale was a member of the Union Evangelical Lutheran Church, Schnecksville.
Survivors In addition to his wife, Darlene children, Jason Robert Laub, James J. Laub of Colorado, Rhonda L. Laub of Baltimore, Maryland, Jason Lee Laub and his wife, Stacey, of Easton, Rebecca L. Kerschner of Wescosville siblings, Bruce C. Laub of Schnecksville, Robert L. Laub and his wife, Karlene, of Walnutport, Sandra M. Waters and her husband, Robert, of Fleetwood step father, Henry J. Musselman of Neffs five grandchildren.
Service Funeral services will be held 1100 a.m. Thursday, July 7, 2011 in the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., 4906 Route 309, Schnecksville with the Rev. Dennis W. Moore officiating. Family and friends may pay their respects from 700 - 830 p.m. Wednesday and 1000 - 1100 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home. Interment with military honors will follow the service at Union Church Cemetery, Neffs.
Contributions Memorial contributions may be made to the Fire Police Fund of the Community Fire Co. 1, c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.