Walter G. Jubeck, age 90, of Wild Rose, passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at ThedaCare Medical Center – Berlin. He was born in Chicago, IL on April 23, 1929 to Thomas and Louise (Pospeck) Jubeck. He was a proud WWII Army veteran and a lifetime member of the VFW. Walter was united in marriage to Della Gabrielson and together they owned and operated Wally & Del’s Wautoma Hotel. Wally also owned the Ironwood Motel. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and traveling to Texas and Florida in the winter. Socializing was a favorite pastime, as well as trips to the casino with friends, and senior bus trips with Della. While in Texas, he and Della managed an RV park and he worked as a gate guard in the oil fields. Wally especially loved family gatherings, parties, and any time spent with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He was a devoted husband, loving father and grandfather, and will be dearly missed by: his daughters, Pamela Jubeck-McGaughey of Sussex and JoAnn (Bob) Haese of Wild Rose; grandchildren: Marie, Rob, Joey, Valerie, Elizabeth, Ryan and Jon; 22 great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. Wally is further survived by a his brothers, Albert (Pam) Jubeck of Hubertis and Thomas Jubeck of Waukesha; special friend, Nancy Reimer; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Wally was preceded in death by his wife, parents, three sisters and one brother.
A memorial service will be held at a later date, due to the state mandated restriction of mass gatherings. Burial of cremains will take place in the Union Cemetery south of Wild Rose.
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