Flynn & Dagnoli (Central Chapel) - North Adams
74 Marshall Street
North Adams, MA 01247
More Obituaries for Jacob Schubnel
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Jacob Schubnel

Obituary Condolences

Jacob J. Schubnel 1915-2012 NORTH ATTLEBORO Jacob J. Schubnel, 96, of 35 Hevey Road, North Attleboro, Mass., formerly of Stamford, Vt., died at his home on March 13, 2012. Born in North Adams, on April 22, 1915, he was the son of Joseph and Mary (Giuse) Schubnel. Mr. Schubnel attended Drury High School, and was the owner of Hillside Manufacturing Company in North Adams. He was later employed as a machine design engineer at Sprague Electric Co. until the time of his retirement. Mr. Schubnel served on the Stamford Board of Selectmen, and was one of the founding members of the Stamford Volunteer Fire Department where he served as treasurer. He enjoyed winters boating and fishing off the Florida Gulf coast, painting, and building hand-carved violins. Mr. Schubnel was the widower of Edith Clough Schubnel, whom he married on October 1, 1938. He is survived by two sons, J. Ronald, and his wife, Erin, of Plainville, Mass., and Raymond, and his wife, Linda, of Huntington, N.Y. He also leaves three grandchildren, Julie Savoia of Uxbridge, Mass., Raymond Schubnel, Jr, of Concord, Mass., and Michelle Schubnel, of Oakland, Calif., as well as five great-grandchildren. FUNERAL NOTICE: The funeral for Jacob Schubnel will be Friday March 16, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church in North Adams. Burial will be in the spring in Millard Cemetery in Stamford, VT. Memorial contributions may be made to All Saints Episcopal Church in care of FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS CENTRAL CHAPEL, 74 Marshall St. North Adams, MA 01247.

Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Mar. 15, 2012
Read More