Goble Funeral Home

22 Main Street, Sparta, NJ


Robert Luba

October 9, 1935August 27, 2019

Robert A. Luba Sr., 83, of Sparta, NJ passed into eternal life on August 27, 2019.

Born in Franklin, NJ, he lived his life in Sparta, NJ. Robert served in the United States Air Force, earned his Bachelor’s degree at Fairleigh Dickinson University and worked for the Pillsbury Company for 37 years. He was an usher and parishioner of Our Lady of the Lake Church in Sparta.

Robert was predeceased by his parents John J. Luba, Sr. and Margaret Luba and brother John J. Luba Jr. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Mary Kay, his sister Ann Yetter of Newton, NJ, his son Robert and his wife Melissa of Sparta, NJ, his daughter Margaret and her husband William McCollum of Pittsburgh, PA, daughter Kathryn and her husband Josue Rosario of Sparta, NJ, daughter Rachael and her husband Kevin Walsh of Alpharetta, GA and 11 grandchildren; Brittany, Andrew, Evan & William Luba, Conor, Shane & Terence McCollum, Alexander Rosario, Kevin, Daniel & Kelly Walsh.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday 10AM at Our Lady of the Lake Parish, 294 S Sparta Ave., Sparta Township, NJ 07871. Interment will follow at Sparta Cemetery.


  • Funeral Service Friday, August 30, 2019
  • Graveside Service Friday, August 30, 2019


Robert Luba

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Sandra Van Der Wende

August 29, 2019

Mary Kay and Family,

So sorry for your loss. Bob was such a
kind man. May he RIP.
Sandee and Craig🙏🙏