CHESHIRE – Inger Marie Lubbert, 87, went home to be with Jesus, on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at MidState Medical Center in Meriden. She was the widow of John Milton Lubbert who predeceased her in 2009.
Mrs. Lubbert was born on July 6, 1932 in Fur, Denmark, daughter of the late Marinus and Anna (Sorensen) Andersen.
She is survived by her two children, Marian Lubbert of Abingdon, Md., and Eric and his wife Anna-Liisa Lubbert of Guilford; two brothers, Poul and Anders Andersen, both of Denmark; and three grandchildren, Peter, Carolyn, and Rebecca. Inger was predeceased by her son Hans Lubbert on May 5th of this year, and eight siblings.
Calling hours for Mrs. Lubbert were held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Monday, August 12, 2019 at The Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Cheshire, 615 South Main St. Inger’s memorial service was held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at Elim Park Baptist Home, 150 Cook Hill Rd., Cheshire. Her graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. today, August 15, 2019 at Fort Hill Memorial Park, 5196 Fort Ave., Lynchburg, Va.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to support the orphan ministry headed by Miriam and Peter Fretheim in Nigeria. Inger’s granddaughter Rebecca spent a gap year ministering there. Checks to: SIM USA, P.O. Box 7900, Charlotte, NC 28241-7900, Memo: Project # 85550 “In memory of Inger Lubbert” or online: Simusa.org, click “Enable a Project,” Project ID 85550, Citi Ministries Nigeria, click “Give Now,” add the note “in memory of Inger Lubbert.” To view these arrangements online, or to share a condolence or an online photo, please visit www.fordfh.com.