Lubeley’s Bakery to close after 80 years

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ST. LOUIS, MO — A sweet St. Louis tradition is coming to an end. After 80 years Lubeley's Bakery and deli will close its doors.

Lubeley’s Bakery will close September 30, three years after the death of co-founder Helen Lubeley.

Helen opened the bakery in 1937 with her husband at its original location of Kingshighway and Christy Boulevard. The bakery relocated several times over the years before ultimately settling at 7815 Watson Road in south St. Louis County in 1982.

During its 80-year history, the bakery remained a family business.