Funeral for First Responder Firefighter
Rich Kubler Funeral, August 1, 2020 at the First Congregational Church, Wiscasset, Maine. Rich was a firefighter in Hackensack, NJ until his retirement due to cancer. Here is the notice from the Hackensack, NJ Fire Department: It is with deep regret the Hackensack Fire Department announces the line of duty death of Firefighter Richard Kubler. Firefighter Kubler served in the Hackensack Fire Department from January 5th 1998 till January 1st 2020. Firefighter Kubler was diagnosed with cancer in October 2019 which was linked to his recovery work after the attacks in NYC on 9/11/01. Hackensack Fire Department would like to thank Bath Professional Firefighters and the Professional Fire Fighters of Maine for their ongoing support of firefighter Kubler and his family over the last few months. Together with family and friends we will celebrate Richie’s life with a procession from Daigle Funeral Home 819 High Street Bath, ME 04530 to First Congregational Church, UCC 28 High Street Wiscasset, ME 04578 on Saturday August 1st with the procession starting 1pm. The funeral service begins at 2pm and will be limited to family and his coworkers. The mass will be live streamed on Hackensack Fire Department and First Congregational Church, UCC Facebook pages. Please take time to remember Firefighter Kubler for his sacrifice to help others.