Obituary of John Raymond DuBois
JOHN RAYMOND DUBOIS
LATHAM - John Raymond DuBois, 93 of Latham, beloved husband to Nancy Lee Hall., entered into eternal rest on Friday, July 8, 2022 at St. Peter's Hospital, in Albany.
Born in Troy on May 10th, 1929, John was the son of the late Herbert and Catherine (Fox) DuBois. John and Nancy were married July 28, 1971 in Saratoga, spending 50 happy years together.
Affectionately known by family and friends as "Jack" or "Duber", he attended Catholic Central High in Troy and SUNY Oneonta where he attained his Master's Degree in Education.
Jack worked as a teacher for South Colonie School District for many years. He had a passion for coaching sports and had an extensive coaching career which spanned multiple generations. He enjoyed many years dedicating his time and efforts to high school basketball and football, college football (Siena) and women's basketball (Russell Sage) as well as little league. He was an avid NY Giants and NY Mets fan. Jack was a devout Catholic and parishioner of Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Latham. Duber's family and friends meant the world to him and he will forever be cherished in the hearts of those whose lives he touched.
In addition to his wife Nancy, Jack is survived by his three children Katie DuBois, John David (Katherine) DuBois, and Christopher (Gloria) DuBois, his three grandchildren Jackson, Madelyn, and Nathaniel, as well as his nieces and nephews who held a special place in his heart.
Jack is predeceased by his aforementioned parents as well as his brother Herbert "Brud" and sister Lorraine.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 12th, 2022 at 10:00 am at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 498 Watervliet-Shaker Road, Latham with Rev. Geoffrey Burke, Pastor.
Relatives and friends are invited to call Monday, July 11th, 2022 from 5-7pm at Dufresne & Cavanaugh Funeral Home, 149 Old Loudon Road, Latham.
Private interment will take place at a later date at St. Mary's Cemetery, Troy.
Memorial donations may be made to either: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at www.stjude.org/donate or by mail to 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105 or to Shriners Hospitals for Children at www.lovetotherescue.org or by mail to Processing Center, PO Box 947765, Atlanta, GA 30394.
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