BELFAST – Susan M. Bubar, 64, passed away Aug. 8, 2010, at her residence. She was born July 10, 1946, in Machias, the daughter of William and Edna (Reefer) Dobbins. She grew up in Jonesport and graduated from Jonesport High School. She met and married her husband, Jerry, and they started their family settling in Belfast. She worked for many years at Bangor Savings Bank, Belfast. She enjoyed spending time with her family – especially her grandkids, music and reading – especially Stephen King books. She also loved to travel and especially enjoyed her vacation trips to Mexico walking on the beach. She also recently enjoyed a balloon ride, which had been one of her goals for many years. She is survived by her husband of almost 41 years, Jerry Bubar of Belfast; her children, Nancy Bubar of East Winthrop, Roxanne Marshall of Monmouth, Melinda Bubar and husband, Tom Fehrs, of Portland; her five grandchildren, Christopher, Joseph and Emily Marshall, Bridget and Jillian Fehrs; a special friend, Kym Sanderson, who kept her smiling until the end; and special dog, Rosie the pug. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Those who wish may make memorial contributions in her memory to Maine Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 553, 970 Baxter Blvd., Suite 204, Portland, ME 04112. Arrangements are under the care of Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.ripostafh.com.
SUSAN M. BUBAR
Posted Aug. 11, 2010, at 7:06 p.m.