Robert Kubly, age 66, of St. James, died on Friday, June 27, 2014, at Mayo Clinic Health System-Mankato.
Robert Kubly, age 66, of St. James, died on Friday, June 27, 2014, at Mayo Clinic Health System-Mankato. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30am, Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at St. James Catholic Church in St. James with Father Russell Scepaniak as celebrant. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in St. James. Visitation will be Monday at Sturm Funeral Home in St. James from 4:30 to 7 p.m. with a Knight of Columbus Rosary recited at 4 p.m. Visitation will continue one hour before services at the church on Tuesday. You may send the family condolences online at www.sturmfh.com. Arrangements are with Sturm Funeral Home in St. James.
Robert Orville Kubly was born on June 9, 1948, at Madelia, the son of Orville and Adeline (Haler) Kubly. Robert grew up in the St. James
area where he graduated from High School in 1970. He worked at the court house for a short time before going to work at Tony Downs Foods, he worked for Tony Downs in St. James for 13 years and in Madelia for over 23 years before his health forced him to retire in 2006. Robert enjoyed many things, he loved to mow lawn, play bingo, bowling, riding his bike and walk. He enjoyed western movies, attending fairs and
going to Farmfest. Robert was always willing to help others.
He is survived by his brothers, Duane, Lyle and Ralph all of St. James and Glenn of Truman; nephews, Brandon Kubly of Truman, Aaron Kubly of Nisswa; niece, Abigail Badten of Aberdeen, S.D.; aunts and uncles, Velva Haugen of Glenwood, LaVon Kubly of the Twin Cities, John (Lora Mae) Haler, Lawrence (Ruth) Haler, George Anacker all of St. James and Walter (Greta) Haler of Elmore; and numerous cousins.