John P. Bubeck II

COVINGTON - John P. Bubeck II, age 63, of Covington, passed away March 28, 2013, at his home.

John was born in Greenville on Dec. 20, 1949, to the (late) Robert Lee and Shirley (Kothman) Bubeck; a graduate of Covington High School, Class of 1970; a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Vietnam War; retired with 39 years of service from B.F. Goodrich, Troy; a member of Covington Eagles Aerie #3998; a member of the Covington Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #4235; and a life member of AMVETS Post #66, Covington.

Preceded in death by his parents; and two stillborn brothers, Robert and Matthew Bubeck.

John is survived by his three sons and daughters-in-law, Travis and Jessica Bubeck of Covington, Justin "Munch" Bubeck and fiancée' Chelsea Swan of Hilton Head, SC, John "Bubby" III and Amy Bubeck of Covington; three grandsons, Cash and Penn Bubeck, Kane Bubeck; stepgrandson, Ryan Evans; four sisters and brothers-in-law, Roberta and David Morris of Lompoc, Calif., Judy Walters of Covington, Julie Cole of Bradford, Barbara and Chris Reed of Bradford; best friends, Nick and Sheila Carine of Bradford; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Bridges-Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home, Covington. Interment will be in Miami Memorial Park Cemetery, Covington with military honors provided by the Veteran Elite Tribute Squad.

The family will receive friends 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County. Condolences may be sent to the family at

Published in The Daily Advocate on Mar. 29, 2013