RAPID CITY | Hubert Edward Lemire, 68, died Nov. 8, 2017, at Fort Meade Hospital near Sturgis. He was born on June 30, 1949, to Raymond C. Lemire and Hilda (Cota) Lemire in New Rochelle, NY. He graduated from New Rochelle High School.
Hubert entered the U.S. Air Force on Dec. 18, 1969. He completed a tour of duty in Taiwan. He also did a 2-year tour in Turkey. He retired after 20 years of service in December 1988.
In death, he left behind his wife, Kathy; three children, Steven Lemire of Redfield, Michael Lemire and Michelle Lemire, both of Rapid City; five grandchildren, Alexis, Zachary, Breonna, Tyler, and James; two sisters, Carol of New York, and Louise of South Carolina; and a brother, Ronald of Connecticut. He was preceded in death by his parents and numerous aunts and uncles.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at Behrens Wilson Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, at the funeral home, with Reverend Norman Pierce officiating. Burial will follow at Black Hills National Cemetery near Sturgis.