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John Berger Bubeck DDS
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John Berger Bubeck, DDS, 87, of Lower Paxton Township, passed away peacefully at his home following a brief illness on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. Born January 29, 1934 in Pottsville, he was the son of the late Professor Allan F. and Eugenia (Berger) Bubeck and was also preceded in death by his brother, Allan F. Bubeck, II. John graduated from Kutztown High School and attended Penn State. He continued his education at the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Dentistry. After he graduated, he spent a year in Virginia practicing dentistry on underprivileged children. John served his country and achieved the rank of Captain in the Army for several years. He then settled in Harrisburg, and had his own practice from 1961 until 2008, partnering with Colonial Park Family Dentistry in 2004. A longtime member of CrossPoint United Methodist Church, he was active in the choir and Colony Ringers. He was a member of several Dental Associations and the Lions Club and received multiple awards. He belonged to the PCHI Golf Club and the Golden Boys of Summer Golf Group, the Awesome "8" + 2 Gang, enjoyed listening to classical music and rooting for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and was the family baker. Surviving is his wife, Trudy D. Vizzini; his children: Kevin Bubeck (Nancy), Boynton Beach, FL, John Bubeck (Sondra), Coraopolis, Karen Steketee (Dirk), Centennial, CO, and Joellen Myers, Harrisburg; his sister-in-law: Jeri Ann Bedard, Harrisburg; 8 grandchildren: Dr. Alyssa Kay, Sonie Burgunder, Leah Bubeck, John Bubeck, Erica Bubeck, Callie Myers, Camden Myers, and Alec Steketee; 3 great grandchildren: Gemma Burgunder, Camryn Rice, Jr., and Adeline Bubeck; cousins: Alice Nagle, Emily Hunter, and Susan Mauntel; his nieces: Darlene Price and Donna Bubeck; his nephew: Allan Bubeck, III; and his devoted fur-baby, Zoey. Services will be held 12:00 pm March 18, 2021 at CrossPoint Church, 430 Colonial Road, Harrisburg, 17109 where friends will be received from 10:00 am until 11:30 am. Live stream service will be available 30 minutes prior to the service. Private burial with military honors will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Covid-19 protocols of face coverings and social distancing will be required. Contributions in his memory may be made to his church or to Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 270, Harrisburg, 17110. For more information, condolences and the Live Stream link " target="_blank" rel="nofollow, noindex" class="obit-text-link"> https://boxcast.tv/view/celebration-of-life-for-john-bubeck-eiucbcz2vhusbahga0r8 , please visit www.kimmelfuneralhome.com www.pennlive.com/obits
Published by Patriot-News from Mar. 13 to Mar. 14, 2021.
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Crosspoint United Methodist Church
430 Colonial Road, Harrisburg, PA
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430 Colonial Road, Harrisburg, PA
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Trudi God bless you. I am so sorry to hear of John's passing. Ed
Ed Howard
June 24, 2021
Trudy,
Keeping you and all family members in my prayers. I'm thankful for all the time that you and John were able to spend together.
Diane (Garber) Geesaman
Acquaintance
March 19, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Kathy Hummel
March 18, 2021




















Trudy I am so sorry for your loss. John was a very good person.


Barry C. Solomon
Friend
March 18, 2021
Trudy and Family,
We are so sorry to read about Dr B. I have many fond memories of him over the years. My condolences to you all.
Dennis and Lynne Palmer
Friend
March 17, 2021
Dr. Bubeck was a wonderful soul. May his memory be eternal.
Lenny Tepsich
Lenny Tepsich
Friend
March 15, 2021
Leslie and Kendall houk
March 15, 2021
Dear Trudy and Zoie. It is with deep regret Mom, Dad and the rest of the Renshaw Family send our regrets and condolences. I will miss talking to him on occasions. He is a great person and will be missed.
Barry Renshaw
Neighbor
March 14, 2021
Tru, my deepest condolences to you and your family. John was a true gentleman with a big heart. I will always remember his smile.
Betsy Myers
Friend
March 14, 2021
So very sorry for your loss.
Rick Zalek
March 14, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Bill & Maureen Hickey
Friend
March 13, 2021
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