Current Director of Sarpy County Corrections and previous Deputy Director of Douglas County Department of Corrections for 36 years, John M. Hubbard Sr. has passed away.
The obvious stands out when you read the comments from hundreds of co-workers and friends of John's, he was well liked and loved by everyone and will be sorely missed.
John graduated from John Paul VI High School and later earned his bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Bellevue University. John began working at Douglas County Department of Corrections at age 19, and during his 36 years there, he worked his way up to Deputy Director. John retired from Douglas County in 2017 and went to work as Director of Sarpy County Corrections until his passing. John was well respected and has influenced many lives throughout his career in corrections. He also taught Criminal Justice for several years at Metro Tech Community College.
In his spare time, John was always helping someone. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and family vacations. John was a loving and caring person, devoted husband, father and friend, always thinking of others first. John has impacted many people and there are not enough words that can describe how great a man he truly was.
Survived by wife, Michelle Hubbard; children, Katie Olsen (Zach) and John Hubbard, Jr.; stepchildren: Nicolle Determan (Zach), Dominick Dellutri, Tyler Dellutri; grandchildren: Delilah Hubbard, Aspen Hubbard and Brielle Determan; siblings: Louann Peck (Les), Dale Bumgardner (Sandra), Linda Hubbard, Janet Washa (Scott), Steve Hubbard (Susie), Lynn Huerta (Matt), Chris Millsap (Tom); and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded in death by parents, Robert and Angelina Hubbard, and brother, Robert Hubbard, Jr.
VISITATION observing CDC guidelines: Thursday, February 11th from 5pm to 8pm at West Center Chapel. SERVICES: Friday, February 12th at 11 am at the West Center Chapel. Interment: Evergreen Memorial Park. Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer’s Association and Urgent Pet Care of Papillion.
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