Funeral Details

Earl Ruben

May 21, 1935 - October 1, 2022


Date and Time

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 at 10:00 AM


Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Road
Skokie, Illinois 60076
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Rabbi Philip Sherman
Congregation B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim


Lewis Residence
322 Basswoord
Northbrook, Illinois 60062
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Thursday from 7PM - 9PM

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Memorial Contributions

American Red Cross – Hurricane Relief Fund
PO Box 37839
Boone, Iowa 50037-0839
or to
American Cancer Society
PO Box 6704
Hagerstown, Maryland 21741


Earl L. Ruben, Age 87.

Loving son of the late Jean and Joseph Ruben. Loving brother of Terry Lewis (the late Jerry Katz). Cherished uncle of Joel (Beth) Lewis and Brian (Sara) Lewis. Devoted great-uncle of Noah, Margo, and Liza. Graveside services, Tuesday 10AM at Memorial Park Cemetery, Skokie. Memorial contributions may be made to American Red Cross – Hurricane Relief Fund, PO Box 37839, Boone, IA 50037-0839,, or the American Cancer Society, PO Box 6704, Hagerstown, Maryland 21741, To attend the funeral live stream, please visit our website. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals – Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822,


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Terry, Joel, Brian, Beth, Sara and kids,
Sending our deepest condolences from CA. We have fond memories over the years of spending time with Earl at family functions. May his memory be a blessing to all of you. Hugs and love to you all.
Susie, Levi, Zachary and Julie

Susie and Levi Blumenfeld
October 4, 2022