Gordon Ray Huber, age 57, died Saturday, July 16, 2011, following a motorcycle accident at his home near Sabetha.
Gordon was born November 28, 1953 to Sam and Mary (Massner) Huber in Fort Scott, Kansas. He was preceded in death by both parents, an infant daughter, Mary Anne Huber and a brother, Paul Huber.
He was a graduate of Holton High School and Kansas State University, and was a partner in XIM Group. He was a noted expert in extrusion processes and food-related technologies, and was involved with Grains for Hope, a non-profit organization that provides nutritional products and services to populations in need throughout the world. Gordon had accepted Christ as his personal savior as a young man, and was a member of the Apostolic Christian Church.
Gordon was united in marriage to Sharlyn Meyer on February 1, 1981. Their surviving children are Brooke Francesi and her husband Vince of San Francisco, CA; Tyler Huber and his wife Whitney of Winter Park, CO; Brianna Huber of Aurora, CO; and Trenton Huber of the home. He is also survived by his sister, Karen Beyer and her husband, Martin of Sabetha; two brothers, David Huber and his wife, Elena of London, England and Eric Huber and his wife, Marcel of Aurora, CO; his step-mother, Jeanette Huber of Morris, MN, and numerous friends, extended family, and business associates.
Funeral services will be Tuesday July 19, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. at the Sabetha Apostolic Christian Church. A visitation will be held Monday, July 18, 2011 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Apostolic Christian Fellowship Center, 1441 Virginia Sabetha, Kansas. The family will greet friends Tuesday, July 19, 2011 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the fellowship center. A private family interment will be made in the Albany Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Grains for Hope, sent in care of Popkess Mortuary, 823 Virginia Sabetha, Kansas 66534.