TOPSHAM — Horace L. “Buddy” Lubee, Jr., 80, died Monday, Dec. 6, at home.
Born in Portland, Sept. 24, 1930, he was the son of Horace L. Lubee, Sr and Mabel Madison Lubee.
After he graduated from Brunswick High School, he served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.
For many years he was a self-employed painter and carpenter.
He was married to Mamie York Lubee until her death on Sept. 21, 2004.
On Aug. 25, 2005, he married Irene V. Reil in Topsham.
An avid dancer who enjoyed boating, he also was a member of the Brunswick Lodge of Elks, American Legion Post 202, Topsham and the VFW.
He was predeceased by his first wife, Mamie, and later by a daughter, Sandra Lee Hughes Nappi on Feb. 2, 2007.
Survivors are his wife, Irene, of Topsham; two daughters, Rose Marie Wyman and Bonnie Lubee Bergeron, both of Topsham; two sisters, Patricia Wilson of California and Barbara Tucker of Florida; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Memorial services were held earlier this week.
Arrangements are by Brackett Funeral Home, 29 Federal St., Brunswick.
A tribute of his life may be viewed at brackettfuneralhome.com.