Ruben passed away peacefully at Creekside Manor on Sunday, August 18th, 2013 at the age of 86 years.
He is survived by his loving wife, Pearl, of Vernon; two sisters, Hilma Sanders of Vernon and Verna Deason of Saskatoon, SK.; one brother, Herman Akre of Falkland; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, August 23, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home. Pastor Jim Minion officiating. A reception will follow in the tea room. Ruben was laid to rest in the family plot at Lakeview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Ruben may do so to the Canadian Lung Association, P.O. Box 34009 Stn. D, Vancouver, B.C. V6J 9Z9.
Arrangements have been entrusted to
Pleasant Valley Funeral Home.
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