Melvin Bubley was born 2 December 1926 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States to Edward Bubley (1893-1969) and Esther Lewis (1897-1969) and died 19 April 2012 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of unspecified causes. He married Marion Risberg (1928-2018) 8 January 1949 in Cook County, Illinois, United States.

Melvin Bubley, 85, survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Marion (nee Risberg); devoted and loving father of Michael (Christine), David, Martin and Daniel; proud grandfather of nine grandchildren, Michele (Gary) Wiehagen , Elisa (Bryan) Hill, Aaron, Chase, Troy, Austin, Bryce, Lexy and Sydney; son of the late Edward and Esther Bubley, one of six children, and survived by only one sibling, sister, Betty Primer. Melvin was a longtime resident of Hoffman Estates, and a member of Beth Tikvah Synagogue. Melvin had a successful accounting and real estate practice. A chapel service will be Monday, at 12:15 p.m. at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Interment will be in Shalom Memorial Park. Donations in his memory may be made to The Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 215 W. Illinois St., Suite 1C, Chicago, IL 60654. For funeral information, 847-255-3520.

-Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on April 22, 2012


Offspring of Melvin Bubley and Marion Risberg (1928-2018)
Name Birth Death Joined with
David Brian Bubley (1953) 1953 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States Debbie Nadine Smith (1958)

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