Ray A. Haab, 83, Milford, passed away peacefully at 2:35 a.m. on Saturday, July 11, 2020, at his home. He was born on March 12, 1937, in Milford, to Elmer and Rose (Beer) Haab.
He was a lifetime Milford area resident, graduated in 1955 from Milford High School, and was a United States Army veteran where he was stationed in San Antonio, Texas. He was married on November 18, 1962 in Latty, Ohio, to Paula M. Sinn who survives. He was a farmer, worked for 20 years at Milford Farm Bureau Co-op, and was a bus driver for Wawasee Community School Corp. for 17 years.
He was an active member of the Apostolic Christian Church in Milford where he served as a Sunday School Teacher & Trustee.
He is survived by his wife: Paula Haab of Milford; daughter: Jill (Brian) Brannock of Mt. Pleasant, S.C.; son: Jon (Amy) Haab of Milford; nine grandchildren: Kayla (Lucas) Grohn, Chelsea Brannock, Trevor (Mikeisha) Brannock, Tyler Haab, Breann Haab, Sean Gormaly, Maggie Gormaly, Ryan Gormaly, and Molly Gormaly; great-granddaughter: Emerson Grohn; four sisters: Phyllis (Bob) Weuthrich of Francisville, Ann Sinn of Haviland, Ohio, Irma Stoller of Paulding, Ohio and Nettie Haab of Lafayette; three brothers: Paul (Kathy) Haab of Quincey, Ill., Steve (Marcy) Haab of Syracuse, and Don (Martha) Haab of Syracuse
Ray was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend to all.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister – Dorothy Steffen, and 3 brothers in law – Millard Stoller, Ray Sinn, and Walter Steffen.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14, at Apostolic Christian Church Fellowship Hall, 201 N. Higbee St, Milford. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 15, in the church with Pastor Randy Beer officiating. Burial will follow in the Milford Cemetery. Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, is in charge of arrangements.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Milford Food Bank or to the donor’s choice. To send condolences to the family in memory of Ray Haab, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com