Jan 20,1940---Sep 10,2021

Martha  Hubbard, 81, of Lenexa, KS, passed away Friday, September 10, 2021.  Visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 AM followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:30 AM Tuesday, September 14, at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 12800 W. 75th St. Shawnee,  KS 66216;  Burial in Resurrection Cemetery, Lenexa,  Kansas.

Martha was born on January 20, 1940 to Patrick H. and Dorothy (Kunsemuller) McHugh and raised in Yonkers, NY. While attending the College of Mount Saint Vincent where she earned a BS in Chemistry/Physics, she met Cadet Johnny R. Hubbard at West Point Military Academy. They were married in 1962 and lead a career military life. Martha supported her husband, family and country thru multiple moves until Johnny’s retirement in 1988, when they settled in Lenexa, KS and became members of Good Shepherd Catholic Church.

With children raised, Martha returned to college and obtained her BS in Business from Saint Mary College then spent 17 years as a paralegal for Slagle, Bernard and Gorman. Another move allowed them to become members of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Martha volunteered for many causes. She co-founded Bowties for Babies Gala, to support Alexandra's House.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Father Jerome McHugh, OFM Cap and grandson, Jacob C. Justice. Martha is survived by her husband of 59 years, COL Johnny R. Hubbard, USA, Ret., four children:  Lt Col Brian S. Hubbard, USAF, Ret. and his wife MAJ Donna J. Hubbard, USA, Ret., Michelle Duncan, Kim and her husband, Timm Justice, Steve Hubbard, eight grandchildren: Keith, Amanda, Kyle, Adam, Eric, Kayla, Haley, and Kai, her brother Father John P. McHugh, OFM Cap and extended family.

Memorial contributions may be made to Alexandra's House, 638 W 39th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64111 www.alexandrashouse.com. 



Condolences

Bob & Alice Brunner Sep 10 ,2021

Friends with Roger ,Harrisonville ,Missouri

Roger, Our sympathy to you & your family. Bob & Alice Brunner.

Johnny and Susan Hart Sep 11 ,2021

Friends of Alexandra’s House ,Kansas City ,Missouri

Colonel Johnny: Our deepest condolences on the loss of sweet Martha. She will be missed indeed. I enjoyed so much our brief but joyful conversations when at Bow Ties for Babies. Our prayers for Martha, you, and the family during this tough time. Oh, but the sweet joy in knowing she will be in heaven! 🙏🙏

Maggie Kunsemuller Sep 11 ,2021

cousin ,Tucson ,Arizona

I am very sorry for your loss. I am grateful I got to reconnect with her and her brothers a couple of years ago. And thanks to social media, we have been able to stay connected with the family.

Howard & Corrine Smith Sep 12 ,2021

Previous Neighbor ,Lenexa ,Kansas

Johnny, sorry for your loss and prayers for you and your family. Corrine & Howard Smith

Joe & Judy Arnold Arnold Sep 12 ,2021

friend ,Lansing ,Kansas

Johnny and family, We were so sorry to read of Martha's passing. Keeping you all in our prayers. Joe & Judy Arnold

John Lange Sep 13 ,2021

Friend ,Platte City ,Missouri

Johnny, I was so sorry to learn of Martha's passing. She was such a wonderful person and I know played a large part in your life. I don't know what it feel like to lose someone that close but I hope and pray God gives you the strength and understanding to learn how to live with her memory in your heart and mind and carry on. My prayers are with you and your family.

Timm Justice Sep 13 ,2021

Son-In-Law ,Houston ,Texas

Martha was an amazing lady. She was always very supportive of me and I was always happy to be in her company. We had many wonderful conversations over the years and her elegance will never be surpassed. I will miss you greatly. God Speed and Rest in Peace my dear Mother-In-Law. Timm

Brisimitzakis Family Sep 14 ,2021

Friend ,Olathe ,Kansas

Our family is truly saddened by the loss of Martha. She was truly part of our family and will be greatly missed. Our donation to Alexandra’s House will be in honor of her and all her good works.

Reggie Young Sep 14 ,2021

Former Co-Worker ,Leavenworth ,Kansas

Johnny, My Condolences. Sorry for your loss.

Event:
Visitation
Location:
Good Shepherd Catholic Church
Address:
12800 W 75th Street
City:
Shawnee
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66216
Date:
Sep 14 ,2021
Time:
9:30 AM
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Event:
Funeral Mass
Location:
Good Shepherd Catholic Church
Address:
12800 W 75th Street
City:
Shawnee
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66216
Date:
Sep 14 ,2021
Time:
10:30 AM
Google Map: