Gale Lassinger Huff Kubiak, 84 of Saxonburg passed away on May 8, 2019 at Platinum Ridge Nursing Home in Natrona Heights, PA. Gale has been released from a long battle with dementia. The chains that held her to this earth have been broken and she is free.
Born April 17, 1935 in Saxonburg, she was the daughter of the late Gerald Lassinger and Sarah Harvey Lassinger.
Gale retired from the Moonlight Mushroom Farm in Worthington. Gale was a devoted member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Saxonburg Volunteer Fire Company for many years. She was an active member of St. Paul's Church in Butler, where she helped with community dinners and other church related activities. Gale lived in the Saxonburg area all her life and loved the carnival and parade. 7 years ago, she developed dementia and spent the last 6 1/2 years of her life at Platinum Ridge Nursing Home in Natrona Heights.
Surviving are her son, David (Joanne) Huff of Butler, 2 grandchildren, Joseph (Veronica Bagoly) Huff of Sarver and Nicholas Huff of Saxonburg, one brother, Gary (Charlene) Lassinger of Groton, CT, a sister in law, Terry Lassinger of Saxonburg, and three step children, Debbie Clark, Robert Kubiak and Ronald Kubiak, all of Pittsburgh.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Kubiak in 1997 and a brother Ronald "PeeWee" Lassinger.
Friends will be received on Friday from 6-7:30 pm at Fox Funeral Home, Inc., Saxonburg, PA.
A Celebration of Life will follow at 7:30 pm with Fr. Harry Beilewitz officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be St. Paul's R.C. Church in Butler.