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Dennis ALubbs, age 64, of Tampico, died Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at his home. 
Dennis was born March 4, 1952 in Kewanee the son of William "Bill" and Joyce (Wangelin) Lubbs. He married Kathy Nelson on August 9, 1997. Together they have owned and operated Genesis Nursery in Tampico for 26 years. 
Survivors include his wife of Tampico; one daughter, Billie Jo (Aaron) Egan of Sterling; one son, Tony (Michelle) Morden of Yorktown; one sister, Sue (Bob) Neahring of Manlius; three brothers, Larry (Jeanie) Lubbs of Virginia Beach, Va., Dean (Sue)Lubbs of Mendota and Roger (Nadine) Lubbs of Dixon; and four grandchildren. 
He was preceded in death by his parents. 
Visitation will be Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 9 – 11 AM at the McDonald Funeral Home, 505 First Avenue, Sterling. Burial will be at Greenville-Fairfield Cemetery
A memorial has been established to help fund a scholarship at Western Illinois University. 
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.

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Dennis A. Lubbs

TAMPICO – Dennis A. Lubbs, 64, of Tampico, died Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at his home.

Dennis was born March 4, 1952, in Kewanee, the son of William “Bill” and Joyce (Wangelin) Lubbs. He married Kathy Nelson on Aug. 9, 1997. Together, they owned and operated Genesis Nursery in Tampico for 26 years.

Survivors include his wife of Tampico; one daughter, Billie Jo (Aaron) Egan of Sterling; one son, Tony (Michelle) Morden of Yorktown; one sister, Sue (Bob) Neahring of Manlius; three brothers, Larry (Jeanie) Lubbs of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Dean (Sue) Lubbs of Mendota, and Roger (Nadine) Lubbs of Dixon; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at McDonald Funeral Home, 505 First Ave., Sterling. Burial will be at a later date at Greenville-Fairfield Cemetery in New Bedford.

A memorial has been established to help fund a scholarship at Western Illinois University.

Visit mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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