View Archive


July 29, 1931-June 26, 2006

Retired Senior Master Sergeant William W. Brubaker, 74, of South Oak Forest Road, died Tuesday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory.

Mr. Brubaker was born in Berks County, Pa., to the late Austin Brubaker and Catherine Ritter Brubaker. He retired from the United States Air Force as a senior master sergeant. His primary specialty was commander and control superintendent.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Elaine Brubaker; two stepsons, Michael Everette of Seven Springs and Randy Everette of Virginia Beach, Va.; three daughters, Elizabeth Cope of Katy, Texas, Kathi Hybart of Pensacola, Fla., and Toni Mott-Smith of Tampa, Fla.; and eight grandchildren, two step-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends at Howell Funeral Home following the service on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Southeastern Medical Oncology, 203 Cox Blvd., Goldsboro, N.C., 27534.

Condolences may be posted at www.howellfuneral.com.

Published in Obituaries on June 29, 2006 2:02 PM