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Edward Lawrence Liebhauser Sr.
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Funeral services for Edward Lawrence Liebhauser Sr., 88, of Clarkesville, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 6, at St. Mark Catholic Church in Clarkesville, with Father José Luis Hernández-Ayala presiding. Burial will be at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Cemetery following the service.

Mr. Liebhauser died Aug. 26, 2013, at Habersham Medical Center following a period of declining health.

Born Oct. 24, 1924, in Port Monmouth, N.J., he was the son of the late Charles and Theresa Liebhauser. He also was predeceased by a son, Robert Liebhauser, and a brother, Cmdr. Charles Liebhauser, USN.

Mr. Liebhauser retired from the Dade County Public Schools, Miami, Fla., where he was a public school administrator. He was a life member of VFW Post 7720, where he was commander of the honor guard and an officer. He was a Marine Corps veteran, having served during World War II and the Korean War. He was a life member of the First Marine Division Association. Mr. Liebhauser served as a Boy Scout and a Scout Leader for 65 years. He was a 4th degree member of the Knights of Columbus, St. Mark Council 13491. He graduated from Seton Hall University and had a master’s degree from Florida Atlantic University. He was a member of St. Mark Catholic Church.

Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Audrey Liebhauser; daughter, Patricia Liebhauser of Atlanta; daughter, Kathryn Murphey and husband Milledge of Gainesville, Fla.; son, Edward Liebhauser Jr. and wife Karen of Huntington Beach, Calif.; son, Keith Liebhauser and wife Lori of Sumner, Wash.; and grandchildren, Dylan, Cory and Carly.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, with rosary at 8 p.m.

Those wishing may send condolences online at

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the charity of your choice.

Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel & Gardens, Clarkesville.

The Northeast Georgian

Friday, August 30, 2013