Ron Rubin Obituary

Ron A. Rubin
Ron A. Rubin
Ron A. Rubin

May 27, 1942 - May 28, 2006
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Ronald Allen Rubin, 64, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2006 at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Services will be Wednesday, May 31 at 11 a.m. at Temple B'nai Jeshurun at 5101 Grand Ave. in Des Moines, followed by burial at Jewish Glendale Cemetery.

Ron was born May 27, 1942 to Philip and Mary Rubin and was a life long resident of Des Moines. He graduated from Roosevelt High School and the University of Iowa where he met his wife of forty years. During the 1970's he co-founded a chain of clothing stores and worked in the clothing industry the remainder of his life. In recent years, he worked at G & L Clothing in Des Moines where he had many close friends. Most of all, Ron will be remembered as a loving son, husband, father, grandfather and friend.

Ron is survived by his wife, Karen; his son, Michael (Karen) Rubin of Chicago, IL; daughter, Elizabeth (Shannon) Peck of Royal Oak, MI; grandchildren, Maya Rubin and Colin Peck; and mother, Mary Rubin of Des Moines. He was preceded in death by his father Philip Rubin and sister Jeanne Rubin Warburton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are being made to Taylor House Hospice and Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center.

Arrangements by Iles Funeral Homes ~ Dunn's Chapel.




Temple B'Nai Jeshurun
5101 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Wednesday, May 31, 2006
11:00 AM
Jewish Glendale Cemetery
Des Moines, IA
Wednesday, May 31, 2006


Taylor House InTrust Hospice
1206 Mulberry Street
Des Moines, IA US 50309
Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center
900 Polk Boulevard
Des Moines, IA 50312