Francis Huba

Francis M. Huba

1924 - 2019

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Obituary of Francis M. Huba

Francis “Poppy” Huba passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on December 14, 2019 at the age of 95.

He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth of 61 years and daughter Jean Marie, survived by four children, Joseph and wife Nancy, Lynn and husband Tom Orzolek, Rose, John and wife Nidhi, his beloved grandchildren Johanna, Genevieve, Joseph, Jennifer, Michael, Nija, Sajani and four great grandchildren, Brooklyn, Emerson, Emmett and Ollie.

After graduating  from Hendrick Hudson High School, he was a second lieutenant during WW2, serving as a B26 pilot in the US Army Air Corp.

Upon his return, he broke protocol flying under the Bear Mountain Bridge, while in the Air Force Reserve.

Frank went onto graduate from Pace University with BBA in business and spent his career as the administrator for Stony Lodge Hospital in Ossining, NY.

He was very active in the Hendrick Hudson Lions Club throughout his life.

Visitation will be held at the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral home on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the Church of the Assumption on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 10:00am.

Interment to follow at the Assumption Cemetery.

To honor his memory, the family requests donations be sent to Guiding Eyes for the Blind.

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3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home
414 Washington Street
Peekskill, New York, United States
(914) 737-1363

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 am - 10:50 am
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Church Of The Assumption
920 1st St
Peekskill, New York, United States


11:20 am - 11:50 am
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Assumption Cemetery
1055 Oregon Road
Cortlandt Manor, New York, United States
(914) 736-5981