Obituary - Mr. F. A. Lubke

27 October 1950 Narrandera Argus and Riverina Advertiser

The death occurred at his home on Tuesday morning of a very old resident of Wagga, Mr. Frederick A. Lubke, of 30 Murray Street, at the age 81 years.

Mr. Lubke went to Wagga in 1910, and prior to that he worked on the first portion of the Yanco canal.

Later he engaged in farming and carrying pursuits.

He took a very active part in the Wagga Pensioners' Association and was one of its foundation members, being the first secretary.

Mr. Lubke, who had a short illness, is survived by his widow, three sons, Messrs. Cecil H. Lubke, August F. Lubke, and George G. Lubke, all of Tumut, and two daughters, Mary Magdalene (Mrs. J. Edwards), of Sydney, and Evelyn Mary (Mrs. Bennett), of Batlow.