Paula (Ferro) Dubay

Published on Wednesday, 6 September 2017 22:53


Paula (Ferro) Dubay, 90, of Chester, Va., formerly of Bristol, widow of Eugene R. “Gene” Dubay, died on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, at Chippenwood Medical Center in Richmond, Va.

Paula was born March 21, 1927, in Bristol and was a daughter of the late Dominick and Mary (Nestico) Ferro. She resided in Bristol prior to moving to Cortlandt, N.Y. where she lived for 30 years until moving to Chester, Va. in 1989. She was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church in Richmond, Va. While in Bristol, she worked for the former Family Service Agency and was a parishioner of St. Joseph Church.

Paula is survived by a son, Paul R. DuBay, and his wife, Corinne, of Chester, Va.; a daughter, Denise M. DuBay of Terryville; daughter-in-law, Carol DuBay of Chesterfield, Va.; nine grandchildren, Michelle, Gene, Chase and Shane DuBay and Brittany, Richard, Kevin, Jesse and Jason Lowell; several great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a son, L. Gene DuBay, and her nine siblings.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, Bristol. Entombment will follow in the Holy Family Mausoleum at St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, on Friday between 5 and 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.

Visit Paula’s memorial website at .

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Wednesday, 6 September 2017 22:53. Updated: Wednesday, 6 September 2017 22:55.