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1898-1964 Harold G. Laub, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada
Posted by: Sheila Simpson (ID *****7699) Date: June 13, 2003 at 11:36:52
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Reno Evening Gazette Monday, November 30, 1964
Harold Laub, Gas Concern Founder, Dies

Las Vegas (AP) Funeral services are scheduled Tuesday for Harold G. Laub, founder of Southwest Gas Corporation.

Laub, 66, died Saturday night of a heart attack. He was stricken at home.

Laub helped to engineer construction of a pipeline that took natural gas from Texas to southern California.

In 1931, he founded Southwest, which in 1954 brought natural gas into Southern Nevada. The firm ran a pipeline into Northern Nevada from Idaho in 1961 and 1962.

Laub, a long-time Las Vegas resident, was active in community affairs. He was a member of the advisory committee to Nevada Southern University and past chairman of the Clark County United Fund.

Survivors include his widow, Julia; a son, William M. Laub, and five grandchildren.


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