Alfred J. Habeeb
March 20, 1940 – August 30, 2o18
Alfred “Al” Habeeb, age 78, passed away in his home on August 30. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio on March 20, 1940 to Abraham and Margaret (George) Habeeb. Al is survived by his wife of 42 years, Jane (Williams) Habeeb; children: Joe Arden (Ann Marie), Kellie Wostrel (Jason), and Jennifer Habeeb; sister, Rosemarie Habeeb; brother, Ron Habeeb; five grandchildren: Skyler, Sophia and Lily Arden, and Simon and Luke Wostrel.
Al served in the U.S. Navy for four years and was an Ohio State Patrol Officer in Medina for twelve years. He later worked for Ryder P.I.E Trucking Company, transferring to Omaha, Nebraska, and also worked at Cox Communications, where he retired. He was a devoted husband, loving father, grandfather, and uncle, and an incredible friend. He enjoyed playing golf and poker and going out to lunch with his buddies. Al was a member of the Cleveland Browns’ Backers Club and enjoyed watching Cleveland sports with his friends and family. Al loved life and laughter and was often surrounded by both.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: Saturday, September 15th at 5pm at the West Center Chapel with a reception to follow. Interment: Omaha National Cemetery, with military honors by Benson VFW Post 2503.