Eugene Dube Obituary

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Eugene Dube

Obituary

Eugene (Gene) F. Dube, 83, of Hadley, MA peacefully passed on Thursday, December 26th, 2013 with members of his loving family by his side. Born to the late Joseph E. Dube and Dorila (Madore) Dube, he grew up in East Hartford, CT and graduated from East Hartford High. In April of 1953, he met the love of his life and future wife, Joyce A. (Gillespie) from Burnsville, NC. They settled in East Hartford, CT where he worked for ITT Continental Baking Co. from 1954 to 1985. Gene and Joyce were blessed with two children, Ronald E. Dube and Denise A. (Dube) Delsie. They were later overjoyed with five grandchildren, Ronald E. Dube Jr., Christopher...
Eugene (Gene) F. Dube, 83, of Hadley, MA peacefully passed on Thursday, December 26th, 2013 with members of his loving family by his side. Born to the late Joseph E. Dube and Dorila (Madore) Dube, he grew up in East Hartford, CT and graduated from East Hartford High. In April of 1953, he met the love of his life and future wife, Joyce A. (Gillespie) from Burnsville, NC. They settled in East Hartford, CT where he worked for ITT Continental Baking Co. from 1954 to 1985. Gene and Joyce were blessed with two children, Ronald E. Dube and Denise A. (Dube) Delsie. They were later overjoyed with five grandchildren, Ronald E. Dube Jr., Christopher J. Dube, Charity M. Delsie, Allison M. Dube, and Jasmine G. Delsie. They retired in 1985 to St. Petersburg, FL and then to Valdese, NC. Gene and Joyce celebrated their Wedding Anniversary of 55 golden happy years just before her passing in 2008. Eugene was a United States Navy Veteran, a member of the Windsor Locks Sea Dragons, Elks, American Legion, St. John's Lodge #2 of Masons of Middletown CT and Lovelady Lodge 0670 Valdese, NC, Oasis Shriners, Eastern Star, and past president of Morgan Trace HOA in Valdese, NC. In 2013, Eugene moved to Hadley, MA. He is survived by his sister Theresa (Dube) Mathiau of East Hartford, CT. Memorial services will be held both in East Hartford, CT and Valdese, NC. Visitation will be held on January 12th, 2014 from 12pm-2pm, followed by a memorial service at 2pm at Newkirk & Whitney Funeral Home, 318 Burnside Ave, East Hartford, CT. A memorial service will also be held at 2pm on January 12th, 2014 at First United Methodist Church of Valdese, 217 Saint Germain Ave. SE, Valdese, NC. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Shriner's Hospitals for Children, Office of Development 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.

Share your memories or express your condolences by signing the Guest Book below or click here for entry suggestions.

"I will never forget how nice Gene was to me when we worked at Wonder Bread in East Hartford Connecticut. He was a very super nice man!" Stephen Stankiewicz (Marlborough, MA)

Submit Guest Book Entry
This Guest Book has 7 entries. View Complete Guest Book

More Obituaries

Hartford Courant
Eugene (Gene) F. Dube, 83, of Hadley, MA peacefully passed on Thursday, December 26th, 2013 with members of his loving family by his side. Born to...

Read obituary at Hartford Courant.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now
Send a Card
Send Meals to the Family