It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of Ruben Isaac, beloved husband and father. Ruben passed away July 6th at the age of 61 after a valiant battle with lung cancer. He is survived by his wife, Judy, of 31 years, his sons Michael (Heather), Jason (Jodie, Jayden and Kade) and many caring family members and friends. Ruben was born October 4th, 1944 in Saskatchewan. He spent the first part of his life in the lower mainland and for the last 16 years he called Grindrod home. Ruben was an enthusiastic musician and shared his passion for music with family and friends alike. Ruben was well known in the construction industry in the Okanagan. He owned and operated a successful drywalling company, Ruben’s Drywall. He touched many people with his charismatic sense of humour, smile, and compassion. He will be greatly missed by all. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 12, at 7 p.m. from Fischer’s Funeral Services. A Memorial Service will b held on Thursday, July 13, at 10:00 a.m. also from Fischer’s Funeral Services with Pastor Norm Russell officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Ida Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, #104, 3402 – 27th Ave., Vernon, BC, V1T 1S1. Arrangements entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services & Crematorium Ltd., Salmon Arm, (250) 833-1129, firstname.lastname@example.org.