Northbridge ... Helen M. (Kmiotek) Lubas, 91, died at home, Wednesday, December,21. Her husband, Leo J. Lubas, died in February, 2010. She is survived by a son, Joseph L. Lubas, and his former wife, Margie, of Northbridge; three daughters, Patricia Patnode and her husband, Tom, of Northbridge, Jane Williamson, and her husband, Andy, of Whitinsville, and Joan Blodgett and her husband, David, of Northbridge; a brother, Joseph Kmiotek, and two sisters, Jennie Lubas and Stella Hospod, all of Northbridge; nine grandchildren, Jason Patnode, Jill Krause, Sarah Curry, Shelly and Kelly Lubas, Katie and Lorraine Williamson, David Blodgett and Melissa Walker; and four great grandchildren, Ben and Tommy Krause, William Williamson, and Allie Patnode.
Mrs. Lubas was born in Northbridge, a daughter of Paul and Victoria (Czelusniak) Kmiotek, and was a lifelong resident. S he attended Northbridge schools, and she was a member of Saint Peter's Church in Northbridge.
She was a folder at the former Stacy Lynn Drapery Company in Northbridge for many years, and she previously worked at the Tupperware Co., in South Grafton, and the Ksrtiganer Hat Shop, in Upton.
Mrs. Lubas was an excellent cook. She enjoyed doing puzzles and word search, and was especially fond of the time she spent with her children and grandchildren.
Mrs. Lubas' Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 AM, Saturday, December 24, in Saint Peter's Church, Church Avenue, Northbridge, followed by burial in Saint Patrick's Cemetery, on Providence Road. Calling Hours will be 4-7 PM, Friday, December 23, in the Carr Funeral Home, 24 Hill Street, Whitinsville.
Memorial donations may be made to either: Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International, 60 Walnut Street, Wellesley Hills, MA, 02481, or to the Alzheimer's Association, Massachusetts Chapter, 311 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA, 02472.
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