Paul Lubiak 1919-2013

CORTLAND – Paul “Lubianetzky” Lubiak, 94, passed away Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, at Gillette Nursing Home.

He was born Feb. 14, 1919 in New York, N.Y., the son of Peter and Pauline Pashesnick Lubianetzky.

He married Lena Bud Lubiak on March 2, 1946.

A graduate of Warren G. Harding High School, he owned and operated Trumbull Window Cleaning for 50 years.

He was a veteran of the United States Army 82nd Airborne Division, having served during WWII.

Paul was a member of the American Legion Post 540 and enjoyed fishing and golf.

He is survived by his wife, Lena Lubiak, son, Paul P. (Diane) Lubianetzky, and daughter, Margaret (Chris) Gilger, all of Cortland; nine grandchildren, Sara Lightner, Lauren (Mike) Shaffer, Caitlin (Matthew) Kuhn, Brian and Amy Lubianetzky, Adam, Nick, Noah and Aaron Gilger; and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, with Pastor James Dittmar officiating.

Entombment will be at Pineview Memorial Park, Warren, where military honors will be observed.

The family requests that material contributions be made to either the Warren Family Mission or the Warren Baptist Temple Building Fund in his memory.

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