Louis “Jerry” Dubach, 82, of Geneva, passed away at 10:55 a.m. on Friday, October 4, 2013 at Adams Memorial Hospital. He was born Wednesday, April 29, 1931 in Adams County to Elmer and Orrilla (Blocker) Dubach. He married Alberta Dubach on Sunday, May 2, 1954; she passed away on April 18, 1988. He married Pauline Dubach on Saturday, August 26, 1989.
He was a 1949 graduate of Hartford Township High School and served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He served as a rural route mail carrier in Geneva, retiring on November 3, 1990 after many years of service to the community. He was a member of the Lions Club, American Legion Post #0777 and served on the West Lawn Cemetery Board in Geneva. He was a member of the High Street United Methodist Church in Geneva where he served as the church treasurer for over 25 years. He liked to hunt, enjoyed the outdoors and especially loved spending time with his family.
He is survived by his second wife, Pauline, of Berne; two sons, David L. Dubach of Decatur, Alabama, and Scott D. (Tina) Dubach of Decatur, Alabama; three daughters, Cynthia (Peter) Cannizzaro of Okatie, South Carolina, Sandra (Richard) Gillott of Greenfield, and Linda (Greg) Rich of Bowling Green, Ohio; two brothers, Wayne (Annabelle) Dubach, and Larry “Chub” (Lana) Dubach, both of Geneva; sister, Sue (Tom) Moser of Bluffton; five grandsons, Matthew (Lauren) Gillott of Charleston, South Carolina, Matthew Dubach of Decatur, Alabama, and John, Phillip and Brett Rich, all of Bowling Green, Ohio; five granddaughters, Sarah (Justin) Koch of Homewood, Alabama, Laurie (Andrew) Ford of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Amy Harden of Okatie, South Carolina, Alison Dubach of Birmingham, Alabama, and Rebecca Dubach of Decatur, Alabama; and great-grandchildren, Kalliope Harden of Okatie, South Carolina, and Landon and Cameron Ford of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his first wife.
Visitation was from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, October 6 and one hour prior to the 11 a.m. funeral service on Monday, October 7 at High Street United Methodist Church in Geneva. Pastor Michele Isch will officiate. Burial will follow at the West Lawn Cemetery in Geneva.
Memorials may be made to High Street United Methodist Church, 435 High St., Geneva, IN 46740 or the Alzheimer’s Association, 50 East 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46204.
Arrangements provided by Downing and Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva. Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.