Lawrence Hubert, 88, of Lamberton died on Monday, December 17, 2012 at the Valley View Manor Care Center in Lamberton.
Visitation will be Dec. 20 from 4-8 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home in Lamberton. Visitation will continue Dec. 21 from 10-11 a.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Lamberton.
Funeral Services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Lamberton.
Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Lamberton. Online condolences may be posted at www.sturmfh.com.
Lawrence Emil Hubert was born December 11, 1924 to Emil and Nona (Moody) Hubert in Sacramento, Calif. Before his first birthday, Lawrence and his parents moved to Lamberton. He went to country school through eighth grade and then attended and graduated from Lamberton Public school in 1942.
Lawrence worked as a machinist for Unique Manufacturing in Omaha, Neb. until 1946. For the next 16 years he farmed near Lamberton.
On June 15, 1952, Lawrence was united in marriage to Colleen Idso at the Sharon Lutheran Church. In 1964, he started Hubert Wrecking and enjoyed collecting common and unique items.
He was a rural postal carrier for 17 years as well. Lawrence’s hobbies include hunting, fishing, traveling and visiting with people. He was a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church where he served on the council, and he was a member of the Sons of the American Legion.
Lawrence Hubert, 88, died Monday, December 17, 2012 at Valley View Manor in Lamberton.
He is survived by his children – Beverly (Wynn) Babcock of Oak Park Heights, Larry (Betsy) Hubert, Jr. of Lamberton, Connie (Steven) Dirckx of Mankato; nine grandchildren – Mariah (Nick) Benesh, Clayton (Randi) Hubert, Mike (Kiki) Hubert, Hilary and Angeline Babcock, Kelsey and Charlie Hubert, and Joe and Andy Dirckx; great-grandchildren – Carly, Morgan and Kathryn Hubert; brother – Dennis (Loretta) Hubert of Anoka; sisters – Norma (Harold) Miller of Hemet, Cal., Marjorie (Burnett) Nickel of Sanborn, Carol (Darold) Werner of Lake George, Janice (Rodney) Gartner of Walnut Grove.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife – Colleen in 2010, brothers – Willard, Dale and Fredrick.