Arthur Joel RubenJanuary 30, 1943 ~ August 30, 2017 (age 74)
Arthur Joel Ruben, age 74, passed away Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at his home in Oakland Park. Arthur was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and lived in Florida for the past 37 years. He is survived by his wife of 50 years Jenber Lee, daughter Joelle, (Andrew Levin), and granddaughter Alison.
Art served his country in the United States Air Force before starting his career working with electronics. He was a radio officer with the United States Merchant Marine for 21 years and an electronic technician with BellSouth for the past 18. He had a lifelong love of ham radios, history, birds, and animals.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 21st.,from 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. with a celebration of life service at 11:00 a.m. at Baird Case Jordan Fannin Funeral Home ,4343 N. Federal Highway, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33308. Interment was on Monday, September 18th. at 11:15 am, at South Florida National Cemetery , 6501 S. State Road 7, Lake Worth, FL. 33467 In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the American Lung Association (lung.org) or Pelican Harbor Seabird Station (pelicanharbor.org). Am Memorial Service at the funeral home will be scheduled at a later date.