Alice Juanita Brubaker

Obituary

ALICE JUANITA BRUBAKER, age 93, of Piqua, died at 6:00 P.M. on Thursday April 13, 2017 at Piqua Manor Nursing Home.  She was born in Covington, OH on October 20, 1923 to the late Harry and Eva (Wingenter) Boggs.  On May 14, 1944 in Piqua, she married Linden D. Brubaker.  He preceded her in death on January 11, 2010.

Juanita is survived by two daughters and son-in-law: Margene and Daniel Jay, Piqua and Beckie Wagner & Harry Maroncelli, Fort Collins, CO; five grandchildren: Paul Wagner, Aarron Wagner, Royce Wagner, Kim Jay and Kelly Filson , twelve great grandchildren and one great great granddaughter.  She was preceded in death by three brothers: Kenneth Boggs, Daniel Boggs, and one stillborn brother, two sisters: Helen Estes and Louise Martin.

Juanita was a member of Piqua Church of the Brethren where she was active in Women’s Fellowship and helped with all the church dinners. She loved to crochet making dish rags. She would take old lawn chairs and macromet the backs and seats of the lawn chairs. She loved to sing and listen to music. She worked at Piqua Engineering for 33 years as an assembler before retiring in 1988. She was very proud of making the bombs for the soldiers during the WWII effort.

Funeral Services will be held Monday April 17, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua with the Rev. Larry Lutz officiating. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park Cemetery, Covington, OH. Friends may call Monday from 10:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home.  

Memorial contributions may be made to Piqua Church of the Brethren, 525 Boal Avenue, Piqua, OH 45356. 

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.melcher-sowers.com.
 


  Funeral Service

Monday April 17, 2017 at 1:00 P.M.

646 W. High Street, Piqua, OH, 45356

Funeral Services will be held Monday April 17, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua with the Rev. Larry Lutz officiating. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park Cemetery, Covington, OH. Friends may call Monday from 10:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Piqua Church of the Brethren, 525 Boal Avenue, Piqua, OH 45356. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.melcher-sowers.com.

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Judy Joihnston Meckstroth

Margene and Kim, I am so sorry for your loss. Please accept my sympathy.

 Posted April 18, 2017 - 11:18pm
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Mike Brubaker

All our love & prayers to you all..Love Mike Missy & kids

 Posted April 14, 2017 - 6:11pm
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becky vornbrock smith

so sorry for your loss I grew up with the girls and we had a lot of fun over the years sending prayers your way

 Posted April 14, 2017 - 5:29pm
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Becky Taylor (Piqua Manor)

Margene & Beckie, So sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was a sweetheart. I will miss seeing her at PM. My heartfelt condolences to you & your families.

 Posted April 14, 2017 - 4:42pm

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