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  • Name: Paul Dubovich Sr.
  • Location of Birth: Grand Rapids, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: May 21, 1930
  • Date of Death: March 24, 2017
  • Parents: George Dubovich, Sr. & Rose (Verbonich) Dubovich
  • High School and Class: 1948 Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
  • College: Itasca Junior College, Coleraine, Minnesota
  • Highest Rank: PFC (Private First Class)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Paul Dubovich served in the U.S. Army from 1952 to 1954.

  • Wars Involved:
    Korean Conflict

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  • Civilian Life:
    Paul Dubovich married Violet Prich in 1957 in Minnesota. He had been a shovel operator for U.S. Steel, retiring in 1983. He was a member of the Marinoff-Miskovich VFW Post 8831 of Pengilly, the Marble American Legion Post 327, and had been a private pilot.

    Paul died in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Coleraine, Minnesota (Serbian section). He is survived by his children, Paul Dubovich, Jr., Rose (Kevin) Blevins, and Pete Dubovich; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, George & Rose Dubovich; his wife, Violet; a son, Sam; and his siblings, Draga, Sadie, Nick, Mary, Mike, Eli, May, Steve, Anne, George, Sam and Dan.

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