Joseph Harris Kubenka of Lumberton passed away Sunday July 8, 2018 surrounded by his family.
Joe was born on May 30, 1945 to Rudolph (Mike) and Catherine Kubenka of Del Rio, TX. Joe graduated high school in Del Rio and later graduated from the University of Southern Illinois. After graduation, he traveled the world for the US Navy as a Nuclear Electronics Technician and for Mobil Oil as a Reliability Engineer before settling in Lumberton, TX. He was a member of the Turning Point Church and a 32nd Degree Mason York Rite in the Lavaca Lodge #36 AF&AM. He was enthusiastic about many hobbies including Ham Radio, craft beer connoisseur, firearm collector and builder of Arduino clocks no one else understands.
He is survived by his son, Andrew, daughter, Victoria, two brothers, Steve and John. He is also affectionately remembered by ex-wife Suzi Kubenka and estranged wife, Shauna Pratt-Kubenka.
There will be visitation starting at 12pm on Monday, July 16, 2018 followed by a life honoring service at 2pm at the Lumberton Family Funeral Home, 766 S. Main Lumberton, TX 77657. He will be laid to rest in the Moulton City Cemetery in Moulton, TX near his parents at 11am on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.