GREENVILLE — Maurice Edwin Brubaker, age 80, of Greenville, formerly of Piqua, went home to be with the Lord at 1:55 p.m., on Sunday, May 4, 2014, at his residence in Greenville, ohio.
He was born in Piqua on September 27, 1933 to the late Elmer A. and Bertha May (Norris) Brubaker.
Maurice is survived by two sons: Brian Brubaker, Greenville, OH, and Michael and Melissa Brubaker, Bradford, OH; two daughters and son-in-law: Brenda and Roman Paredez, Pickerington, OH and Diana Allen, Greenville, OH; one brother: William K. and Joan Brubaker, Greenville, OH; one sister-in-law: Juanita Brubaker, Piqua, OH; seven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
He was preceded in death by one brother: Linden D. Brubaker.
Maurice graduated from Piqua Central High School in 1952. He was a former member of Piqua Church of the Brethren. Maurice proudly served his country as a member of the US Army during the Korean War. He is a member of the American Legion Post #140, Greenville, OH.
He was a Store Manager for Weiner's Department Store in Houston, TX. He was also a Manager for Chemlawn Corp. in Houston, TX.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 9, 2014, at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua with Pastor Dan Glover officiating. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington, OH. Full military honors will be presented by The Elite Tribute Squad. Calling hours will be from 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. on Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 15, P. O. Box 1118, Fairfield, OH 45018.
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