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Obituary for Paula Marie Keppel (Tubbs)

Paula Marie Keppel

LIMA - BUFFALO - January 4, 2021 at age 53. She is survived by her loving mother, Genevieve Tubbs of Lima; aunts, Rita (James) Simpson of Livonia, Jean Madigan of UT; Tubbs family cousins from CA, TX, FL, UT, NY, and NC; Lattimer family cousins from FL, and NY.

Paula was predeceased by her father, John “Jack” Tubbs in 1993; brother Mark Tubbs in 1981; grandparents, Lillian and Daniel Tubbs, Alvin and Virginia Hayes.

Paula was a graduate of St. Bonaventure University in the Class of 1989 where she obtained a Bachelors of Business Administration. She was employed at Goodwill Industries, Sisters of Mercy Hospital, Citadel Broadcasting, UB Neurosurgery, Roswell Park Cancer Hospital, Make-A-Wish Foundation and UB Internal Medicine. Paula was a huge advocate and supporter of the Make-A-Wish foundation for many years.

I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish he didn’t trust me so much. Mother Teresa

Services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family. Private interment St. Rose Cemetery, Lima. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Best Friends Animal Society, Attn: Julie S., 5001 Angel Canyon Rd. Kanab, UT 84741 in her memory.