Lillian  Kubo

Obituary of Lillian M. Kubo

Russell, Kansas / Tribune, Kansas


Lillian M. Kubo, age 93, passed away on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Wheatland Nursing Home of Russell in Russell, Kansas.  Lillian was born April 4, 1926 in Wabaunsee County, Kansas, the daughter of Albert John & Mae (Turley) Luekenga.  A resident of Russell, Kansas since 1976 moving from Ellis, Kansas, she was a homemaker, printer’s assistant, nurse’s aide, and photographer’s assistant.


Lillian was a member of the United Methodist Church in Tribune, Kansas.


On September 30, 1948 she married Howard Huddleston in New Mexico.  On November 4, 1967 she married Ben Kubo at Laramie, Wyoming.  Ben passed away on March 9, 2002 in Hutchinson, Kansas.


Lillian’s surviving family includes

Three Children

James & Elaine Huddleston- Colorado Springs, Colorado

Jerry & Joyce Huddleston- Tribune, Kansas

Gail & John Ogle- Russell, Kansas

Eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren

Her parents, husband, a son, John Huddleston, a grandson, Mark Huddleston one brother and two sisters precede her in death.


Funeral services will be held at a later date with inurnment next to Ben in Greeley County Cemetery in Tribune, Kansas.


Memorials may be given to the Russell Public Library or Greeley County Historical Society in care of:

Price & Sons Funeral Home

PO 301

Tribune, Kansas   67879


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