Jerome W. "Jerry" Zubey

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Jerome W. "Jerry" Zubey, 59, of Valley Road, passed away unexpectedly Monday at his home in Lewistown Valley.

Born in Coaldale, he was a son of Leonard J. Zubey, Lewistown Valley, and June L. Breiner Zubey, Schuylkill Haven.

He was a 1971 graduate of Tamaqua Area High School where he was an accomplished athlete. He was a graduate of Penn State University School of Agricultural Science where he earned a bachelor's degree in animal science.

Jerry was a dairy nutritionist and owner of Zubey Dairy Consulting.

He also served as the Tamaqua Middle School track coach.

Jerry was a member of East End Fire Company.

He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving, in addition to his parents, are two sons, George E. Zubey, Tamaqua, and Lt. Alex M. Zubey, Colorado Springs, Colo.; brothers, Leonard M. and his wife, Andrea, Middleton, and Thomas J. and his wife, Patricia, New Tripoli; nieces, Lauren and Jesse; and nephews, Nicholas, Matt, Mike and Tim.

Arrangements are being handled by E. Franklin Griffiths Funeral Home Inc., 655 E. Broad St., Tamaqua, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. Private funeral services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations in his name may be sent to Tamaqua Area High School Athletic Dept., Stadium Hill, Tamaqua, PA 18252. Online registry and condolences may be signed at

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E. Franklin Griffiths Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. - Tamaqua
655 East Broad Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
(570) 668-2550
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Published in Republican & Herald on May 8, 2013
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