HUBER, MELVIN LOUIS SR., 81, of Louisville, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2012 at his residence in Fort Myers, FL.
The son of Nace F. and Bertha Huber, he attended St. X High School, followed by four years at Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH.
While serving as a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army, he married June Frank of Cincinnati.
He was president and owner of Huber Tire Co., and a founding member and past president of the American Retreaders Association. He was a longtime member and director of the Downtown Louisville Rotary Club
. He was a member of Big Spring Country Club, Pyramid Trust and St. Leonard Parish. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed playing golf.
He was preceded in death by his siblings, Lucille Huber, Bud Huber (Mary), Helen McIntyre, Jenny Wynn (Buster) and Betty Ezell (Don).
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, June; his children, Stephanie Isenberg, Nace Huber (Kris), Chip Huber (Stacie) and E.J. Huber; grandchildren, Lauren, Jamie, Will (Destiny), and Evan Isenberg, Ben and Andy Huber and Justin Huber; a great-grandchild; a sister, Margaret Corcoran; and a brother-in-law, Jack McIntyre.
His funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Leonard Church, 440 Zorn Ave. Visitation: 5-8 p.m. Friday at Ratterman Bros. Funeral Home, 3711 Lexington Rd.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. X High School.