Gubala, Richard S. BALLSTON SPA Richard S. "Dick" Gubala, 69, of Ballston Spa, died peacefully on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at Saratoga Hospital. Born in Amsterdam on April 26, 1943, he was the son of the late Stanley and Helen Gubala. Dick served in the U.S. Air Force with the 6981st Security Group in Alaska. He graduated from Empire State College in Saratoga Springs and was employed by General Electric for more than 25 years. He was an avid fisherman who enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He also loved to travel and listen to music. Dick is survived by his wife, Melody J. Gubala of Ballston Spa; two daughters, Lori Gubala of New Jersey and Allison Gubala of Saratoga Springs and one sister, Mary Anne Zimmer of Berne. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Sunday, January 6 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 E. High St., Ballston Spa. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, January 7 at the Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, 200 Duell Road, town of Saratoga. As a tribute to his memory, donations may be made in his name to the
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Published in Albany Times Union on Jan. 5, 2013