Paul W. Garbe
Paul W. Garbe
  • March 16, 1933 - April 22, 2017
  • Crystal Lake, Illinois

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Paul W. Garbe, 84 of Crystal Lake died Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Journey Care Hospice in Barrington. He was born March 16, 1933 in Holy Cross Wisconsin to Paul F. and Katherine (Watry) Garbe. On March 2, 1957 he married Darlene Boyer at St. Thomas Apostle Catholic Church in Crystal Lake.
Paul was a resident of Crystal Lake for over 60 years. In 1951, he Graduated from Port Washington High School in Port Washington,WI. He enjoyed playing softball in his early years, volunteering with little league baseball, watching the Green Bay Packers but really enjoyed traveling to watch fast pitch softball.
He is survived by his son Mark Garbe of Elgin and daughter Kathryn Phillips of Cary: his granddaughter Brooke: and his brother Donald Garbe of Manassas, Virginia.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Michael; wife, Darlene and brother, Frederick.
Graveside services and interment will be private.
Memorials may be made to JourneyCare Foundation, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview, IL 60025 or online at and National Parkinson Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131. Online condolences may be submitted at