Everett Schanlaub, 87, of Babbitt, dies

Everett Eldon Schanlaub, 87 of Babbitt passed away Monday July 6th.

Everett was born in Mt. Ayer, Indiana on December 20, 1927 to John William and Nora Ellen (Thomas) Schanlaub of Indiana.

He served in the US Army during WWII. Everett was united in marriage to Virginia Knouff on August 22, 1950. He was employed with Linde Air of East Chicago, Indiana which then transferred him to Babbitt in 1967. He later became employed at Kirsher Transport in Virginia and retired in 1989.

Everett is survived by his children Leon (Gilbert), Clarence (Denise) Arizona, Christine (Jim)Blanchard Backus, Charles (Myra) Babbitt, Laura Schanlaub (Laughlin), Dorothy Schanlaub (Virginia), grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 Years, his parents and 3 brothers.

Graveside Military Service will be held on Saturday July 18 at 9 am at Argo Cemetery, Babbitt.

Family arrangements have been entrusted to Kerntz Funeral Home of Ely.