Obituary : Richard Wellington Chubb

Richard W. Chubb Rites Held Wednesday

Richard W. Chubb, 54, died suddenly at his home here from a heart attack on June 2. Mr. Chubb was an employee of Stella Cheese Co. since 1939. He 1943 he was transferred from Cumberland to Barronett where he served as cheesemaker and manager until the closing of the plant there in 1963. He then returned here and took over the field work for the Cumberland area. He was born in Cumberland on Aug. 1, 1913, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Chubb. He graduated from CHS and lived here all of his life except for a few years in Idaho. On Feb. 23, 1935, he was married in Cumberland to Vivian Nyman. Mr. Chubb was active in the Augustana Lutheran Church where he was baptized and confirmed. He served on the church council and as its secretary. Survivors include his wife, Vivian; (Private); and five grandchildren. Also surviving are three sisters, Catherine Young and Margaret Harkness, both of Spooner, and Clara Evans of Sand Point, Ida.; and four brothers, William of Bonners Ferry, Ida., Myran of Yocke, Calif., George of Mountain Home, Ida., and Clarence of River Falls. He was preceded in death by an infant son, his parents, a sister, and two brothers. Funeral services were held at the Augustana Lutheran Church on June 5, with the Rev. B. Benson of Center City, Minn., officiating. Interment was in Lakeside Cemetery. Coltone Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Nilo Nelli, L. M. Tappon, Hubert Thoe, Glen Christensen, Iral Cook, and Robert Hegg.
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