Haiber, Homer Harrison
Birth: Thursday, June 23, 1927 in Washington, D.C.
Residence: Charlotte Hall, Maryland
Death: Saturday, February 27, 2016 at the age of 88
Laid to Rest: in the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, Maryland
Homer Harrison Haiber, 88, of Charlotte Hall Veterans Home passed away
February 27, 2016. He was born June 23, 1927 in Washington, DC to Willian
Frederick and Flossie (Grainger) Haiber. Homer was proceeded in death by his
parents and a brother William Haiber.
Homer was raised in Anacostia and graduated from Anacostia High School
(1945). Homer joined the Army Air Corps Reserve on August 30, 1944 and was
discharged on May 22, 1945. He then entered the Army on Jan 30, 1946 and
served with the Signal Service Company until being discharged May 3, 1947 as a
Tec 5. He later attended Benjamin Franklin University of Washington DC where he
obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. Homer was employed by the
Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association until retiring July 1,
For many years Homer raised and raced horses and enjoyed games of chance. He
also enjoyed singing and dancing with the ladies. In later years Homer enjoyed the
visits and spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Surviving are his daughter Patricia McClees and her husband David of Owings,
MD; sons Robert Haiber and his wife Debbie of Lauderdale, FL, Donald Haiber
and his wife Jan of Fredericksburg, VA and Martin Haiber of Laurel, MD; six
grandchildren and six great grandchildren; a sister Sylvia Bogan of Mesa, AZ and
brothers James Haiber and his wife Betty of Odenton, MD and Frederick Haiber of
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.