Joseph M. Rubino, 81, of 484 Main St., Kersey, died unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.
He was born April 16, 1931 in New York, a son of the late Michael and Beatrice Kemendo Rubino.
His first wife was Marjorie Gahr Rubino, who preceded him in death on Feb. 12, 1995. He then married Marie Calhoun McHone Rubino, who survives.
Mr. Rubino was a member of St. Boniface Church. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was the cook at the Hilltop Diner for many years. He enjoyed reading and watching movies. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren.
He is survived by a son, Joseph Rubino of St. Marys; a stepson, Gary McHone of Kersey; a stepdaughter, Janet (Brad) Bradley of Illinois; three grandchildren; and a sister, Ann Narducci of Queens, N.Y.
In addition to his parents and his first wife, Marjorie Gahr Rubino, he was preceded in death by a brother, Salvatore Rubino.
Funeral services for Joseph M. Rubino will be held at the Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 North Michael St., St. Marys, on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 at 11 a.m. Military honors will be conducted by the Fox Township Burial Detail. Burial will be in the St. Boniface Cemetery in Kersey.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.
Lynch-Green Funeral Home is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be placed at www.LynchGreen.com .