David L. Raub 1943-2014

WARREN – David L. Raub, 70, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital.

He was born Dec. 1, 1943, in Butler, Pa., the son of William and Esther Parsons Raub; he was the third youngest of 12.

David was a lifelong carpenter and drywall hanger who was employed by McCaskill Drywall. He was a member of Carpenters Union and was of the Christian faith.

He enjoyed gardening, fishing, and listening to old music. He was also interested in learning about the Old West and watching western movies and tv shows. David’s favorite pastime was spending time with his family.

Memories of David will be carried on by wife, Villa McElhaney Raub of Warren; sons, Douglas (Debbie) Riddle of Burghill, Robert (Donna) Riddle of Cortland, Jack Millikin of Warren, and Charles Millikin of Newton Falls; daughters, Kathy Millikin of Cleveland, Tammy (Joseph) Escott of Hubbard, Nancy Tondy of Negley, Tracy Knecht of Wadsworth, Billie Jo Holler of Newton Falls; a brother, Glenn (Mary) Raub of Cabot, Pa.; sisters, Peg (Melvin) Harvey of Sarver, Pa., Susan (Larry) Brink of Sarver, Pa., Pat (George) Klaus of Mars, Pa.; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, William, James, Gene, Harold and Dale Raub; sisters, Anna Lou Daum, Charlotte Desmond, and son-in-law William E. Fish.

The family requests any monetary donations be sent to McFarland & Son Funeral Services, 271 N. Park Ave., Warren, OH, 44481.

Family will receive friends from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday at McFarland and Son Funeral Home in Warren. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. Services of final committal will be at Crown Hill Burial Park, Vienna.

Arrangements are entrusted to McFarland and Son Funeral and Cremation Services Co, 271 N. Park Ave., Warren, OH 44481; 330-393-9621.

Visit www.McFarlandCares.com to view this obituary, send condolences, and order flowers.

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