Services for Ralph K. Huber, a retired network operations manager for the Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Co., will be held at 1:30 p.m. today at Christ Lutheran Church, 701 S. Charles St.
Mr. Huber, who was 71 and lived on Ruxway Road in Ruxton, died Sunday at the Manor Care Towson Nursing and Rehabilitation Center of complications to a stroke.
He retired eight years ago after working for the telephone company for 42 years. He was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.
Born in Baltimore, he was a graduate of the Polytechnic Institute and studied engineering at the Johns Hopkins University.
During World War II, Mr. Huber served in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Europe, attaining the rank of captain.
An amateur radio operator who broadcast with the call letters KA3HAM, he belonged to the Baltimore Amateur Radio Society and was a volunteer teacher of amateur radio courses at the Catonsville Community College.
Mr. Huber was an aficionado of photography and classical music, and especially liked the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
At Christ Lutheran Church, he had served as vice president and was a member of the finance committee of the church council.
He is survived by his wife, the former Margaret Jefferson; a daughter, Nancy Huber Edwards of Richmond, Va.; a son, Kenneth B. Huber of Baltimore; and two brothers, Carroll and E. Russell Huber, both of Parkville.