Joan Rothgeb Schaub
Joan Rothgeb Schaub
  • January 21, 1927 - August 16, 2017
  • Chesterfield, Virginia

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.Joan Rothgeb Schaub passed away peacefully on August 16, 2017 at the age of 90. She was a lifetime member of the Virginia Federation of Garden clubs. She enjoyed crafts, bridge, and her many friends and pets. She graduated from Manchester High School, and worked at McGuire Veterans Hospital where she met her husband, William (Bill) R. Schaub. She was predeceased by her husband and by her dear mother, Edna Gochenour Rothgeb Powell. Joan is survived by her daughters, Maryalice Schaub and Linda Schaub Huffine, son-in-law David M. Huffine, granddaughters Suzanne E. Huffine and Rebecca M. Huffine, and sister Alice Powell Dolezal, all of Midlothian, VA. She is also survived by a host of beloved nieces and nephews. Joan spent most of her youth in Page County (Luray) VA, and had numerous friends and relatives in that area. She was a long-time resident of Pocono (neighborhood) in North Chesterfield, VA, where she made many life-long friends. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Bon Air Presbyterian Church, and the family will receive family and friends following the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to The Midlothian Garden Club c/o Linda Greer, Treasurer, 12725 Lakestone Dr. Midlothian, VA 23114 for a Nature Camp Scholarship, or to Richmond Animal League 11401, International Drive, Richmond, VA 23236.