Jr. Mr. Richard William Laube, Jr., 78, of Battle Creek passed away Tuesday, December 14, 2021 in 270 Bedford Road North with his family by his side. He was born in Allegan, Michigan on April 28, 1943, the son of Richard Laube, Sr. Richard was a Diesel Mechanic. Richard is survived by wife Garnet Laube Battle Creek MI. Funeral arrangmenets are under the direction of the Whitley Memorial Funeral Home 330 N. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo. Expressions of sympathy may be placed on Richard’s online memorial page.