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Ben Dacuba, USN (Ret.)

Ben Dacuba, USN (Ret.)
  • July 14, 1934 - October 6, 2017
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • Charleston Animal Society
    2455 Remount Road
    North Charleston, SC 29406

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“So sorry to learn about your father's passing. May your treasured memories and the drawing close to God in prayer help comfort you in your time of...Read More ยป
1 of 5 | Posted by: J A

“My condolences to the Dacuba family. May you all find peace during this time. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: - Charleston, SC

“Please accept my condolences in the loss of your loved one, may the memories of Ben and the strengthen of others help you to endure. Psalms 94:19. ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

“Keeping the Dacuba family in pray ,u have my deepest sympathy an condolences ,Dee from the Garage ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Denetria Porcher - N.charleston, SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. All my love ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Deloris Hudson

Ben Dacuba, 83, USN (Ret.) of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, husband of the late Elizabeth Oelrich Dacuba died Friday, October 6, 2017. His Funeral Service will be held Friday, October 13, 2017 in the J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Road, at 11:00 AM. Interment with military honors will follow in Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, SC at 2:00 PM. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday, October 13, from 10:00 AM until time of the service.

Ben was born July 14, 1934 in Camp Kiethly, Lano, Philippines, son of the late Simeon Dacuba and Crecencia Sumarinas Dacuba. He was a retired US Navy Veteran and business owner. He enjoyed gardening, playing tennis and bird watching. He also loved to shop for antiques.

He is survived by his daughter, Annette Dacuba of Mount Pleasant, SC; two sons, Andree Dacuba (Suzanne) of Northvale, NJ, and Michael Dacuba (Tiffany) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; five grandchildren, Gabrielle Dacuba, Lleyton Dacuba, Zachary Dacuba, Alexander Dacuba, and Andrew Dacuba.

Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256, or The Charleston Animal Society, 2455 Remount Road, North Charleston, SC 29406.