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Hubert L. Brothers 10/05/2016

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Hubert L. Brothers, 74, of DeKalb Junction died on October 5, 2016, at the Canton Potsdam Hospital.  Calling hours will be 5 – 8 PM, Monday, October 10, 2016, the funeral service will be at 3 PM, October 11th, at the funeral home, Licensed Minister Bob Smith officiating.  A reception will follow the funeral service at the DeKalb Junction Volunteer Fire Department.  He is survived by his wife, Georgia, sons, Wade and his wife Christina Brothers of Seneca Falls, Dennis and his wife Nina Brothers of Kansas City, Kansas, a daughter, Amy and her husband Robert Smith of Hermon, brothers, Nelson and his wife Judy Brothers of Saint Petersburg, FL, Rodney and his wife Mary Brothers of Virginia, a sister, Kathy and her husband Wayne Becraft of Florida, 11 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by siblings, Richard Brothers, Ed Brothers, Dennis Brothers, George Brothers, Donald Brothers, Joan Kennedy, Nancy Kinney, and Judy Nolfi. Hubert was born on April 2, 1942 in Norfolk, the son of the late Nelson and Dorcas Warner Brothers. He graduated from Potsdam Central School in 1962, and TCI in Connecticut,  On March 26, 1966 he married Georgia Moulton at the United Methodist Church in Madrid.   He owned and operated a dairy farm in DeKalb, he was a truck driver for the Town of Madrid Highway Department, he was a diesel mechanic and did mechanic work for everyone. Hubert was a member of the Richville Home Fellowship Church, Kendrew Grange 891, National Grange and a board member for the Soil and Water District. He enjoyed tinkering, fixing things, being a mechanic and collecting John Deere memorabilia. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Richville Home Fellowship Church, 168 Jenkins Road, Richville, New York, 13681 or Kendrew Grange Hall 891, c/o Richard Simmons, 129 Childs Road, Rensselaer Falls, New York, 13680.

  1. Merton Parks
    October 7th, 2016 at 11:02 | #1

    Amy,Bob and Family…
    Our prayers are with you at this time.
    Our LORD will sustain and keep you.
    Love in Christ,
    Mert & Donna

  2. Cynthia Turnbull Sherman
    October 7th, 2016 at 13:41 | #2

    Georgia and Family….Very sorry for your loss, prayers and wishes of healing during this time

  3. Michael A. Hunter
    October 7th, 2016 at 23:20 | #3

    Georgia,

    Mom and I were shock to here Hubert passed, we hope you are doing okay and our prays are with you and your family…

  4. Mickey Wright
    October 9th, 2016 at 14:20 | #4

    Georgia and Family
    Thoughts and prayers go out. I was a pleasure to know and work along side Hubert and he will be missed.

  5. John and Jackie Herber
    October 9th, 2016 at 21:52 | #5

    You all are in our prayers…love you all so very much..

  6. Salena Vaden
    October 10th, 2016 at 18:30 | #6

    My mind it’s racing with thoughts right now. Hubert was a great man and father to me and several others. Words cannot explain how much he will be missed.wish there was a way I could get up to make the funeral, but I know everyone there knows I send all my love to each and every one. LOVE YOU SO MUCH

  7. Sherry Lytle
    October 11th, 2016 at 20:49 | #7

    Just a note to let you know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss. He will be missed by many, but may his memories ease your pain and sorrow.

    The office of Dr. Michele Vondra Harwood and Staff

  8. October 13th, 2016 at 03:28 | #8

    Georgia, Amy, Wade and family – Scott and I send our prayers and thoughts your way for the sudden loss of an amazing man, husband, father and friend. Please accept our condolences and sincere apologies for not being able to make the services as Scott was in the hospital fighting a serious sepsis infection. He just recently came home and I promise to make it back up north to see you as soon as we can. We Love you all!!!!
    Scott and Lisa Flack

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