Palmer Eugene KubatP. Eugene Kubat, age 89, resident of rural Lawton, ND, died Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at his home.
Palmer Eugene Kubat was born March 11, 1923 on his parent’s farm in Sauter Township of Walsh County, ND, the son of Joseph E. and Albina (Zizka) Kubat. He was raised on the farm and attended the Sauter School. He helped his dad on the farm, eventually taking over operation of the farm in 1947. Eugene married Margaret Josephine Pich on October 13, 1947 at St. Catherine Catholic Church, Lomice. While Eugene was farming he also had many other talents. He was a great carpenter, working for Matejcek Construction for many years. He was a road grader for Sauter Township, and was the Township Clerk for 50 years. He also was an electrical lineman for several years. He enjoyed deer hunting and ice fishing.