TRAVERSE CITY [mdash] Quentin “Quent” Rudolph Huebner, 96, formerly of Traverse City, passed away peacefully on June 5, 2019, on the eve of the anniversary of D-Day, under the loving care of the staff of Ohio Living Hospice and Kingston Residence, Sylvania, Ohio.
Born May 21, 1923 to Rudolph and Lillian (Becker) Huebner in Toledo, Ohio, Quent was the youngest of five children.
A graduate of Scott High School, he served in World War II in the U.S. Army, where he was a transcriptionist stationed under General MacArthur in the Pacific Theatre. He was honorably discharged in 1945 and attended the University of Toledo. In 2016 Quent was a member of the Honor Flight for Veterans from Traverse City to Washington, D.C.
Quent’s family owned and operated the Huebner Brewery of Toledo and the Huebner Supply Company, where he worked for many years.
He was a longtime Mason and member of the Scottish Rite and Zenobia Shrine.
In 1974 Quent married Marilyn (Birkenkamp) Snyder and later retired to Traverse City.
For many years Quent was an active member of the Cherry Capital Barbershop Chorus. He could whistle like the birds and enjoyed sharing his gift of harmonizing as recently as his 96th birthday.
He is survived by his loving wife, Marilyn; children, Sue (Mark) Temme, Cathy Terrill, Sandra Nunn, Dr. Rachel Schumann and Dr. Chris (Kathy) Snyder; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by son, Mark Huebner; brothers, John Huebner and Bernard Huebner; and sisters, Virginia Rothlisberger and Romaine Smith.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4150 W. Laskey Road, Toledo, Ohio. Graveside services will immediately follow at Historic Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo.
The family suggests tributes to Glenwood Lutheran Church or Ohio Living Hospice.
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View Original NoticeHUEBNER, Quentin May 21, 1923 - Jun 5, 2019