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Dorothy Brubaker
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A service was held Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Hughson for Dorothy Alberta Brubaker, 83, of Hughson. She died April 27, 2008 at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto.

Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Friday at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Santa Nella. Eaton Family Funeral & Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.

Born Jan. 25, 1925, Mrs. Brubaker was a native of Altoona, Pa., and lived in Ceres and Stanislaus County for 20 years. She was a registered nurse. Mrs. Brubaker was a former member of the Ceres Senior Citizens Club and belonged to Hughson Senior Citizens. She also was a member of First Baptist Church of Hughson.

She leaves behind her daughter, Pat Brubaker of Hughson; two brothers, Kenneth Bookhamer of Littleton, Colo. and Jim Bookhamer of Altoona, Pa.; her sister, Margie Plowman of Altoona; and her grandson, Richard Brubaker. She was preceded in death by husband Donald Brubaker.

Remembrances may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 1604 Ford Ave., Suite 8, Modesto CA 95350.

-Ceres (Calif.) Courier /May 7, 2008