Daniel R. Brubaker, 83 of Huntington passed away at 11:57 pm on Monday, April 29, 2013 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Daniel was a 1947 graduate of Huntington High School. He had worked in maintenance for the Erie Lackawanna Railroad for 30 years, retiring in 1976. He was a member of the American Legion of Van Buren, Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #837 of Huntington, Police Athletic League and the National Rifle Association.
He was born on October 14, 1929 in Akron, Indiana, a son of Walter R. and Clara I. (Sorgen) Brubaker.
He was united in marriage to Virginia Moore on February 11, 1949 in Huntington; she preceded him in death on December 23, 1985. He later married Patricia Randolph on December 30, 1988 in Huntington. His wife survives.
Additional survivors include a stepson: Steve Randolph of Fort Wayne; a stepdaughter: Judith (Jesse) Johnson of Huntington; three sisters: Shirley (DeWayne) Glass of North Manchester; Linda DeHaven of Huntington and Mary Ellen (Douglas) Davis of Defiance, OH.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and two stepsons.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 2:00 – 8:00 pm at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, Indiana.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, May 3, 2013 at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel with Pastor Ray Scribner officiating.
Interment will be at the Pilgrims Rest Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be made out to Cancer Services of Huntington County, PAL or Huntington Humane Shelter all in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.