Joan Huber Biography, Joan Huber Wiki
Joan Huber (53), originally from Coolcuslaugh near Killarney, Co Kerry, was found dead following the apparent murder-suicide on Wednesday in the US city of Reno, Nevada.
Police discovered the bodies after they were alerted by neighbors who said they had not seen the family in days.
On Friday, Reno detectives issued a statement saying their investigation had established that Ms. Huber, “within the preceding days of March 4th, shot her husband, 50-year-old Adam Huber, and their two teenage children, before taking her own life”.
Joan Huber Age
She was 53 years old.
Husband and Children Age
Her husband, Adam was 50 years old and two sons were 16 and 17 years old.
Ms. Huber (nee Kelly) was the eldest of five children of the late John Kelly, a former president of the East Kerry GAA and a one-time general election candidate who died in February 2018.
Mrs. Huber’s mother Sheila (nee Doolan) and a number of her siblings live in Killarney.
It was reported Adam P Huber had worked as a master technician at the Reno Buick GMC car dealership since 2006.
Reno director of marketing Doreen Hicks said he “has always been a valued member of our team. We mourn the loss of him and his family.”
Kills Husband and Two Sons
On Wednesday morning, police called to the Huber family home in Reno and discovered the bodies of Ms Huber, her husband 50-year-old Adam Huber and their two sons – 17-year-old Adam and 16-year-old Michael.
The local medical examiner’s office said that all four died from gunshot wounds.
Reno officials said Friday they believe Huber, an Irish national, killed her husband, Adam, 50, before opening fire on their two sons, ages 16 and 17.
The boys attended Damonte Ranch High School, where five students have died in unrelated incidents in a 35-day window, the local ABC affiliate reported.
The school on Thursday was staffed with additional counselors and therapy dogs to help students cope, according to the report.
US police investigating a murder-suicide in Reno, Nevada have said they believe 53-year-old Irish woman Joan Huber had shot her husband and their two teenage children, before taking her own life.
Detectives investigating the incident on 4 March said the weapon used in the case has been identified as a firearm.
Police say they are still actively investigating the case and there is no known motive at this time.