James D. "Jim" Bubb, 72, of Bubb Lane, Wayne Township, passed away at the Ellwood City Hospital on Saturday, March 7, 2015. Jim and his brother were working on a tractor in Jim's garage when both men were overcome with carbon monoxide. Born in Ellwood City, Jim was the son of the late William A. and Dorothy H. DiBell Bubb, Sr. Jim retired from B&W in Koppel where he worked as a craneman and also from the United States Postal Service where he worked as a postal carrier. Jim enjoyed the outdoors and went camping as often as he could. He was a handyman, always tinkering and fixing things. Jim is survived by his children; James (Carla) Bubb, Jr. of Great Falls, MT, Deborah (Jeffrey) VanGorder of Ellwood City, Marcey (Reg) Albador-Fulk of Aurora, CO and Daniel (Kristen) Bubb of Wayne Twp., four brothers; William, John, Robert and Paul Bubb, three sisters; Florence Bingle, Patricia Schlegel and Ruth Snyder, 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Chastity VanGorder, four sisters; Lillian Todd, Jean Schlegel, Eleanor Lindsey, Norma Haswell and twin siblings at birth. Friends will be received on Wednesday, March 11th from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and from 6:00 PM until the time of the funeral service at 8:00 PM with Jim's grandson, Pastor Jebidiah Bubb, at the Joseph A. Tomon, Jr. Funeral Home and Crematory, 97 Grim Avenue, Ellport.
Deb & Deb
We are very sorry for your loss. We worked with Jim at the Darlington Post Office. We was a good guy.......most of the time, as we all know he could be. He will be missed. Rest in peace Jim.
To Jim's Family, It's the little things, the small, everyday occurrences that you'll remember. The laughs,the stories,the smiles. And even though it seems like you can never recover from your loss, it is these very memories that will push the pain away and bring back the smiles. May his soul rest in peace.
Joan & Chuck Laverock
Sorry for your loss. We didn't really know him that long. But we enjoyed every minute we had together camping at Bayshore. We will miss his campfires and talk. RIP Joan&Chuck
Rebecca Bubb Galizia
God brought home his Angel to be at his side, we will sadly miss you here on earth but we will hold and cherish you forever in our hearts. I love you.
Anna Paris Main
Dan, Deb and families:
My deepest sympathy for your loss. May God grant you peace and serenity during this time of grieving.
Lynda & Chelsea Balmer
It's so hard to believe, Jim...Thank you for being a great guy to sub for all those years, helping me by lending your Jimmy when mine was broke down...switching days off for me...and for being my friend <3 ..We will miss you so very much...Rest peacefully our friend...love the Brats
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