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Elmer Arthur Kubbe

September 30, 1924 ~ July 15, 2017 (age 92)

Elmer Arthur Kubbe, 92, of Spruce passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.

Elmer was born in Ossineke Twp. on September 30, 1924 to the late Reinhold and Anna (Winehause) Kubbe.  He served in the South Pacific and Asian Pacific for the United States Army during WWII.  On July 19, 1947, he married Marion E. Bates.  She preceded him in death on November 9, 2000.  Elmer was a member of the Spruce Presbyterian Church, Eastern Star, Alpena Hopper Lodge 199, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Loyal Order of Moose, Ossineke VFW Post, the Masons, Ausable Valley Engine and Tractor Club and a charter member of Alcona Classic Tractor and Engine Club.

Surviving are 2 daughters, Karen (James) Hawkins, Valerie Kubbe; 13 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Harry (Esther) Kubbe, Norman (Lorraine) Kubbe; special friend, Irene Chroniger; several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Kubbe was preceded in death by 2 sons, Arthur Kubbe, Kenneth, Kubbe; brother, Julius Kubbe and sister, Lucille Murray.

Mr. Kubbe is at the Bannan Funeral Home where visitation will take place on Thursday from 2 – 8 p.m. with military honors accorded him by VFW Alpena Post 2496 at 5 p.m. and where funeral service will take place on Friday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Karen Thompson officiating.

Interment: Hubbard Lake Cemetery

Memorials: Hospice of Michigan


Charitable donations may be made to:

Hospice of Michigan
145 N. State Avenue, Alpena MI 49707
Tel: 1-989-358-4280



 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
July 20, 2017

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bannan Funeral Home
222 S. Second Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707

Military Honors
Thursday
July 20, 2017

5:00 PM
Bannan Funeral Home
222 S. Second Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707

Funeral Service
Friday
July 21, 2017

11:00 AM
Bannan Funeral Home
222 S. Second Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707