News Death Notice

BRUBAKER, Melvin J. 71, of New Carlisle, Ohio passed away Friday, May 23, 2014. He was born September 22, 1942 in Greenville, Ohio the son of the late Harry & Naomi (Gaines) Brubaker. He was a U.S. Army veteran, retired from General Motors and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, New Carlisle. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Patricia (Guthrie) Brubaker; four daughters, Julie & Tim McLean, Marla & Christopher Dirlam, Sheryl Brubaker and Shannon Brubaker; two grandchildren, Nathan & Elizabeth Dirlam; two brothers, Eugene & Alice Brubaker, Dale Brubaker; three sisters, Joann Brubaker, Janice & Don Crist, Donna & Dale Algren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will be 3-8 PM Thursday May 29, 2014 at the TROSTEL, CHAPMAN, DUNBAR & FRALEY FUNERAL HOME, New Carlisle, Ohio. Funeral services will be 10 AM Friday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Myers Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Bethel Baptist Church, 6370 New Carlisle Pike, Springfield, Ohio 45504. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to


Funeral Home

Trostel, Chapman, Dunbar & Fraley Funeral Home
507 West Jefferson Street New Carlisle, OH 45344
(937) 845-9477

Published in Springfield News-Sun from May 26 to May 27, 2014