Melden (Mel) William Neuber, 88 of Winfield IL

Written by Brust Funeral Home on February 13th, 2019

NeuberMelden (Mel) William Neuber, 88 of Winfield IL, former longtime resident of Lombard, IL, passed away peacefully on February 9, 2019.

Mel was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 54 years, Beverly Neuber. Survived by sons Ricki (Jacqueline), Randy (Nina), granddaughters Julia & Elise Neuber. Uncle to Paul South & Todd & Barry Eggers.

Mel grew up in Galena, IL, & was the only child of Erick and Leona Neuber. In 1951, Mel attended Bayless Business College in Dubuque, Iowa where he earned a degree in Accounting & Business. He went on to work at Tools & Abrasives & then retired from General Motors in Chicago, IL after 25 years. Mel & his wife Beverly raised their family in Lombard, IL. They were active members of their church as well as their community. Mel was a dedicated & loving husband and father. Coaching baseball and devoting his life to the happiness of his family. Mel was an avid sports fan, especially the Chicago Cubs & The Bears. He also loved animals, the outdoors, gardening, fishing, traveling, golf, bowling, & spending time with family & many dear friends.

Mel will be dearly missed by everyone who knew & loved him.

“A life well lived is a true blessing”

Services will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10:00 am, St John’s Ev. Lutheran Church 215 S. Lincoln Lombard, IL. Private interment will be at Glen Oak Cemetery in West Chicago.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St John’s Ev. Lutheran Church, 215 S. Lincoln, Lombard, IL. 60148

For more information 888-629-0094.

 

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