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Harry Baab

August 18, 1953 - November 11, 2018

CWO3 Harry Baab, USN Retired, of Virginia Beach, died peacefully in his home on Sunday, November 11, 2018. He was born on August 18, 1953, in Germany to Erich Karl Nikolaus Baab and Hildegard Anna (Hager) Baab.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 41 years, Deborah “Debbie” (Anderson) Baab; daughter Heidi Salway and her husband Kyle; grandchildren Riley Paige and Kaitlyn Malloy; brother Fred Baab; nieces and a nephew; and an extended network of friends that have grown to become family. Harry is predeceased by his mother, father, and sister, Monique (Baab) Rogers.

A military honors service will be held on Friday, November 30, 2018, at Altmeyer Funeral Home (5033 Rouse Dr. Virginia Beach, VA) at 6:00 PM, with a time to gather and share with family and friends until 9:00 PM. The Altmeyer Funeral Home-Southside Chapel is assisting with arrangements.

The family has created a memorial website at www.forevermissed.com/harry-baab/ which will offer additional memories and a location for condolences. Memorial gifts recommended to the charity of your choice.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Friday, November 30, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Military Honors, with visitation and reception to follow

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