JAMES C. BRUBAKER, 84 HUNTLEY - James C. Brubaker, 84, of Huntley passed away on Tuesday, November 12, 2013, in Elgin, following a lengthy illness. He was born Sept. 9, 1929, in Freeport, Illinois; the son of Ray L. and Ella (Janicke) Brubaker. He was raised and educated in Freeport and then enlisted in the United States Army. He was united in marriage to Lillian K. Kutsus on October 15, 1949. The couple made their home in Freeport, and later Elmhurst where Jim worked as a field agent for Economy Fire & Casualty Company. In 2007, the couple moved to Huntley and he enjoyed fishing in his retirement. He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Lillian of Huntley; his sons, Steven W. Brubaker of Roselle, Jeffery O. (Lisa) Locke-Brubaker of Hatboro, Pennsylvania; his daughters, Alison K. (Rollin) Kindig of White Oak, Texas and Leslie A. (Marc) Cullerton of Muscoda, Wisconsin; his grandchildren, William, Katherine, Katherine, Kelly (Paul), Amy, Tracy, Marc and Kylie; his cousins, Jack Packard of Rockford and Jean Schneider of Freeport. Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, November 25, 2013, with visitation after 10 a.m. at St. Hugh of Lincoln Episcopal Church, 36W957 Highland Avenue (Southeast corner of Randall & Highland) in Elgin. Memorials in his name may be made to the church. The DeFiore-Jorgensen Funeral & Cremation Service of Huntley is in charge of the arrangements. For more information, please call 847-515-8772 or online condolences can be directed to www.defiorejorgensen.com.
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DeFiore Jorgensen Funeral & Cremation Service
10763 Dundee Road
Huntley, IL 60142
Published in The Journal-Standard from Nov. 20 to Nov. 21, 2013